Drunk driver sentenced to 55 years in jail after deadly accident
A jail sentence of 55 years was given to a man who was recently found guilty of crashing a vehicle last year while intoxicated, resulting in the deaths of two men and injury of one person, KWQC reported on May 21.
The 24-year-old male vehicle driver was found guilty of intoxicated driving in April in regards to the September 28, 2014 accident in which three people in the vehicle he struck were killed. The driver was using excessive speed and had a blood alcohol level two times greater than the allowed limit. Though the lone crash survivor is continuing to recover from his injuries, he stated that he is suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. In the sentencing, the driver received 25 years each for the two vehicular homicide charges and another five years for inflicting serious injuries to a person.
Aside from great emotional and physical pain, families who lose their loved ones in drunk driving accidents are also left suffering from financial losses. The legal team of the LaMarca Law Group, P.C., is dedicated to representing those in this position; find out how we may help you today by calling 877-327-2600.