2 Injured in Calistoga Auto Accident on State Route 29 and Tubbs Lane
CALISTOGA, CA (May 12, 2022) – Monday, authorities arrested Sergio Lemus after a DUI crash on State Route 29 and Tubbs Lane.
The incident happened at around 8:00 p.m. when Sergio Lemus drove a 2016 Ford F650. Then, he veered off the road on southbound State Route 29. Eventually, they crashed into an embankment.
As a result, his two passengers, both San Francisco residents, suffered injuries. One of them sustained a major injury and was taken via ambulance to the Providence Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa.
Meanwhile, officers booked Lemus into Napa County Jail at about 9:00 p.m. He’s currently facing a felony driving under the influence and causing a great injury charge and a misdemeanor charge of being unlicensed.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Moving Forward in a DUI 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.
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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.
The crash in Calistoga may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you have been involved in a dangerous DUI 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.