Clifton Park, NY – DUI-Related Accident Causes Injuries on Route 9NY Accident Lawyer
Clifton Park, NY (September 14, 2018) – DUI accidents tend to lead to serious results for those involved. Not only do they pose risks for those who have committed the crime, but drivers are also putting the lives of others in danger when they choose to engage in these actions.
On September 13, a trooper in Clifton Park was traveling on Route 9 when he noticed that a DUI-related accident took place just north of Route 146. It was deemed a rear-end accident.
The driver was identified as Frank Marsh of Niskayuna. Police investigated the scene and determined that he had been intoxicated at the time of the incident.
The other driver involved in the accident suffered injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment. Meanwhile, Marsh was charged with driving while intoxicated and a variety of other citations.
DUI Accidents in New York
Drunk driving is an issue in many states, and New York is no stranger to this dangerous trend that takes place on our roadways. In fact, between the years 2003-2012, over 3,700 people lost their lives in horrific drunk driving crashes. Are you somebody who has been injured in one of these accidents due to the negligence of another party? We wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to you at this time.
DUI-related accidents are concerning and dangerous moments for all of those on the roads. When a driver makes the decision to drive while intoxicated, they are endangering everyone around them, which puts them in the midst of criminal charges. But if you have been injured in one of these accidents and the police have determined that a drunk driver was at play, could you recover damages? This is where a civil claim comes in to help you recover during this difficult time.
You have a right to a variety of damages in your DUI-related case. If you have suffered injuries, you may be able to recover for aspects like medical bills including those that occur due to the hospital visit and your doctors, lost wages from missing time at work, and so many other aspects.
At Silbowitz Garafola Silbowitz Schatz & Frederick, you have rights when it comes to your DUI case, as one party on the roadways engaged in particularly dangerous actions. Call us for more information so that we can get started on your claim on 800-395-8343.