DUI Driver Involved in Collision Near South Valley View Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (November 3, 2019) – Five people and an infant required hospitalization after a DUI crash on Alta Drive on early Sunday morning.
According to the police, the crash happened near South Valley View Boulevard at approximately 1:45 AM. Dispatchers arrived to the area shortly after.
Based on a report from Las Vegas Metropolitan police, a suspected drunk male took his infant child with him to his vehicle after cutting himself at a party with family and friends. The suspect’s vehicle then drove away and crashed with a four-door sedan after it failed to stop at the intersection.
Paramedics transported the man and his child to the hospital for further treatment of non-life threatening injuries. In addition, one person in the sedan suffered critical injuries. However, three passengers suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Officials believe impairment was a factor in the crash. However, police have not released additional information at this time.
Driving under the influence of liquor and other prohibited substances is extremely dangerous. In addition, it can lead to road accidents resulting in injuries, damages, and deaths.
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