Driver Injured in DUI Crash on La Penca Azul
Alameda, CA (March 27, 2021) – On Thursday, two were injured in a DUI crash on La Penca Azul at Park Street.
The crash took place at about 8:45 p.m. in a popular Mexican restaurant at Santa Clara Avenue intersection.
Reports said the suspect’s vehicle initially struck a northbound vehicle that was stopped for a red light at Santa Clara Avenue.
Then, the suspect’s vehicle turned onto Santa Clara and crashed with the restaurant’s outdoor dining parklet.
Moreover, the vehicle suspect driver and the two children passenger were not injured. Authorities did not say how old the children are or what their relationship is to the suspect.
Also, officers did not say how old the diners are or if they know each other.
Rescuers took them to local hospitals with mild and non-fatal injuries.
Meanwhile, police arrested the unidentified driver after determining they were under the influence of alcohol. They booked the driver at Santa Rita Jail.
Police continue to investigate the crash.
Driving can be very dangerous if you are not driving in a safe and legal manner. This is especially true if you are driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance. It is important to always abide by all driving laws and to do your part to prevent DUI accidents as the consequences can be devastating for you and for others.
The Rising Numbers of Accidents in California
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic accidents 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. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
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Thus, the most valuable step you can take in response to a crash is hiring a personal injury attorney.
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