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Three Children Injured in Suspected DUI Crash

Antioch, CA – A crash between a Mazda and an Audi occurred Sunday, May 29, 2022, around 10:20 p.m. The crash occurred on State Route 160, just north of Antioch Bridge. 

According to police, the driver of the Mazda, suspected of having been intoxicated and traveling at a high rate of speed, crossed over the double yellow line and collided with an oncoming Audi. The driver of the Mazda died at the scene. The three children traveling in the Mazda were all injured in the crash and taken to the hospital. The driver of the Audi was also injured and taken to the hospital.  

Car Accidents 

Every day, about 32 people die in a drunk-driving related crash in the United States.  In this accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:    

  • Driver accident history  
  • Police accident report   
  • Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol      
  • Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol      
  • Phone and texting records of the driver      
  • All eyewitness accounts of the accident       
  • Evaluation if pavement markings are clear and up to code    
  • Accident history on this roadway 

When another person’s negligence causes a car accident, victims can be left with extensive injuries including:   

  • Head injuries    
  • Back and spine injuries    
  • Rib injuries    
  • Neck and shoulder injuries    
  • Any many more…    

Car Accident Attorneys 

At The Barnes Firm, our experienced and highly trained car accident attorneys have helped many clients injured in car accidents get the best result possible and have found some common causes of car accidents include:    

  • Inexperienced drivers  
  • Distracted driving  
  • Fatigue  
  • Speeding or reckless driving  
  • Congested roads  
  • Inadequate vehicle maintenance  
  • Improperly secured loads and equipment   

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact an experienced car accident attorney at The Barnes Firm today. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.   

Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.   

Location of Crash – State Route 160, just north of Antioch Bridge

State Route 160, just north of Antioch Bridge

 

 

 

 

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