Pedestrian Struck by DUI Driver in Santa Clarita

May 26, 2023

Individual Injured in DUI Pedestrian Crash in Santa Clarita

A pedestrian was seriously injured in Santa Clarita last night after being struck by a driver suspected of driving under the influence at a gas station on Newhall Avenue. The accident prompted the victim to be urgently transported to the hospital.

At Avian Law Group, we understand the devastating impact that pedestrian accidents can have on individuals, families, and communities. Although drivers are obligated to exercise caution and be mindful of pedestrians, accidents can still happen due to impaired driving or other factors. Our hearts go out to the victim, and we hope for their swift and full recovery.

News reports indicate that the driver involved in this accident was suspected of being under the influence at the time of the collision. If convicted, they could face criminal charges in addition to civil liability for any damages caused. Driving under the influence is a serious offense that puts everyone on the road at risk. At Avian Law Group, we believe that it is important for drivers to always make responsible choices and avoid driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

If you or someone you know has been injured in a pedestrian accident, it is critical to promptly seek legal representation. At Avian Law Group, we have a team of experienced attorneys who are dedicated to representing those who have been injured due to the negligence and recklessness of others. We can help you navigate the complex legal system and fight to get you the compensation you deserve.

We would like to remind drivers to always be cautious and attentive, especially in areas where pedestrians are commonly present. Pedestrians have the right of way on crosswalks, and drivers should always yield to them without exception. By following traffic laws and being mindful of others on the road, we can help prevent tragedies like this from happening in the future.

We wish the victim of last night’s accident a speedy recovery and hope authorities will take the necessary steps to ensure that justice is served. Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.

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