A young man, Gerardo Barcenas Morales, was arrested for driving under the influence after getting in a car crash in Escondido. His two passengers were seriously injured from the incident. The driver was driving south on Centre City Parkway when he abruptly crashed into another vehicle at the Country Club Lane intersection. Patch confirmed, “One of Morales’ passengers suffered head trauma and a serious injury to her heart in the wreck, and the other sustained a punctured lung and an injury to her spine. They remained hospitalized in stable condition Monday afternoon.” The other driver was not seriously injured. However, the DUI driver was taken to the hospital for his injuries and then to the County Jail in Vista.
Getting injured by a DUI driver can be extremely dangerous and tragic. It is pertinent to hire an experienced injury attorney when you get in an accident. At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we understand the complexities of the legal system and we have a successful record of obtaining the compensation you deserve. We are also aware of the pain, suffering and many issues that come with motor vehicle accidents.