DUI Driver Flees after Fresno Accident near Millerton Lake
FRESNO, CA (August 17, 2020) – Last Friday, a passenger and a dog sustained injuries in a DUI crash near Millerton Lake.
According to the Fresno Area CHP, an alleged DUI driver overturned his SUV near Millerton Lake. Afterward, he fled the scene while the passenger and the little dog were stuck inside the crashed vehicle.
After around 15 minutes, an officer managed to free the passenger and the dog. Both of them sustained injuries following the crash.
At this time, the authorities didn’t provide any updates about the suspect. There are no further details provided. Once update about the crash becomes available, the public will be informed.
The crash remains under active investigation.
Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is one of the most dangerous things you can do as a driver. Always remember that operating a vehicle under controlled substance can lead to devastating consequences. If you find yourself unable to safely operate a vehicle, there are always other options for transportation.
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year.
Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident.
“The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney,” says Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
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