37-Year-Old Everett Man Detained after Monroe Accident on State Route 2 and Chain Lake Road
MONROE, WA (August 23, 2021) – Saturday afternoon, authorities arrested a man after a DUI multi-vehicle crash on State Route 2 and Chain Lake Road.
The authorities came to the scene at 4:18 p.m., reports revealed. Moreover, it happened on State Route 2 and Chain Lake Road.
According to initial reports, others tried to keep a blue Honda Civic from escaping a crash involving three cars.
Upon the officers’ arrival, they found a damaged blue Civic that have sped away from the crash. Then, it failed to yield at a red light and then hit two other vehicles until it stopped.
Officers confirmed that the 37-year-old Everett man driving the Civic had a “strong odor of intoxicants.” Thus, they took him into custody.
Law enforcement added, “alcoholic beverage containers were observed inside the vehicle.”
The officers booked the driver into jail for hit-and-run and attempting to elude police.
Also, the incident affected traffic in the area for two hours. Meanwhile, officers said that the crash led to no serious injuries.
The authorities continue to investigate the crash.
Moving Forward in a Monroe Multi-Vehicle Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an accident.
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Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that Monroe accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you are involved in a dangerous multi-vehicle accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.