Roswell, GA (November 10, 2018) – Roswell Police responded to the scene of a DUI accident where a driver crashed into several vehicles and then an 8-year-old boy walking to a bus stop. At this time, police say that the driver is facing DUI charges.
A neighbor witnessed the accident and spoke with police. They said that they heard tires screeching and metal crunching outside their apartment.
Israel Alexander struck three vehicles in a parking lot at the apartment complex and then one of these vehicles was pushed into a child walking to a bus stop in the area. The boy received injuries but is expected to be okay.
Police say that, if the boy had been walking between two of the vehicles that collided with one another, he immediately would have been crushed. At this time, police continue to investigate the accident.
We wish to extend our sincerest thoughts and prayers to those involved in this serious accident, including the child who was injured. We were saddened to hear about this accident and hope that he receives an easy recovery.
DUI Accident in Georgia
Between the years 2003-2012, 3,699 people lost their lives in serious Georgia accidents due to the actions of drunk drivers. 1.4% of people report driving after drinking too much across the state. Drunk driving is a serious crime that causes many serious injuries and fatalities every year.
We want to help those who have been affected by the negligence of another party. At the Nye Law Group, we understand just how difficult it can be to endure a DUI-related accident due to a party who made the choice to get behind the wheel of their car while intoxicated. We have handled countless amounts of DUI cases and want to stand by your side. Call us for more information at 912-200-5230.
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