January 16, 2023

Mission Hills, CA – Two Killed in DUI Crash on Woodman Ave.

Mission Hills, CA - Two Killed in DUI Crash on Woodman Ave.

Mission Hills, CA (January 16, 2023) – Officials in Mission Hills responded to a fatal crash late Sunday night. The accident was reported around 11:45 p.m. in the 10100 block of Woodman Avenue.

According to a report from the Los Angeles Police Department, a driver was traveling northbound on Woodman Avenue when they lost control of their vehicle. The car skidded across the road and entered the southbound lanes before crashing into a parked car. There were two passengers in the car at the time of the accident, both in their 20s. The man and woman died at the accident scene. Police have not released their identities at this time. The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the police investigation.

Officials later charged the driver with driving under the influence. Additional charges are pending the outcome of the investigation. No additional details have been released at this time.

We would like to express our most sincere condolences to those who were affected by this fatal car accident in Mission Hills.

Fatal Accident in Mission Hills

According to statistics, nearly 1 in 3 car accident deaths in the United States are caused by drunk drivers. Impaired drivers are among the dangerous motorists on the roadway. Drivers who are under the influence of drugs and alcohol lack the necessary reaction time to avoid placing themselves and others in dangerous situations. These drivers additionally fail to appreciate the risks that come with operating a motor vehicle. This can lead to a catastrophic accident that affects many other people.

If you or a loved one have been a victim of a DUI crash in our area, you should speak with a qualified attorney as soon as possible. DUI accidents can present complicated legal and factual issues and should only be handled by an experienced lawyer. Having competent counsel by your side can make a major positive difference in the outcome of your case. Before you speak with the insurance company or any other person, it is important to have a full understanding of your legal rights and options.

At Madison Law Group, we are here to help during your time of need. Our attorneys focus their practice on representing injured victims. This allows us to stay up to date with the law and to properly help you when you have suffered a loss due to someone else’s negligence. Let us help you relieve some of the burdens that you are facing during this difficult time.

Our firm stands ready to assist you at any time. We always provide free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. When we meet with you, we will go over all of the facts of your case and help you choose the best possible option for yourself and your family. If we decide to take your case, we will do so on a contingency fee basis, so there is no obligation to you until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To schedule your time to speak with a DUI accident lawyer in Mission Hills, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.

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