Hit-and-Run Crash Involves Speed and Alcohol

An 18-year-old man was arrested after crashing into an SUV and leading police on a high-speed chase. Officials say the young driver was intoxicated when he crashed into the SUV, causing it to flip onto the road’s shoulder. The driver then led police on a chase at speeds of up to 100 m.p.h. before being arrested. The authorities described him as being extremely intoxicated when they apprehended him. The male driver of the SUV suffered injuries from the accident.

It is illegal to leave the scene of an accident when someone has suffered an injury. If you were a hit-and-run victim, you might be struggling to get fair compensation for your medical bills, lost earnings and property damage. A skilled Dallas car accident attorney can help you and your family get the compensation you deserve.

Also, our experienced attorneys can inform you about how the uninsured motorist clause of your auto insurance policy applies when the hit-and-run driver is not found or when the at-fault driver is an uninsured motorist.

The personal injury lawyers of the Law Offices of W.T Johnson have a long history of winning hit-and-run accident cases. We know how to determine liability for a crash and how to get you fair compensation for your losses. If you or a loved one were the victim of a drunk driver or hit-and-run crash, contact us today for a free consultation.

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