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DUI Crash - Rockford Personal Injury Lawyers: Marriett and Murati

At The Rockford Personal Injury Lawyers: Marriett & Murati, we take the rights and privileges afforded to motorists seriously. Drivers in Illinois have an obligation to be aware of any alcohol, or prescription drugs that they may take prior to getting behind the wheel. Yet on average we still have over 30,000 DUI related cases in Illinois every single year. Ranging from alcohol, cannabis, prescription drugs, or illegal narcotics. When an injury occurs from an impaired or intoxicated motorist causing a crash there two distinct causes of action that can be initiated by an injured party.

Causes of DUI-Related Crashes

  • Over consumption of alcohol
  • Over consumption of cannabis
  • A reaction between certain prescription medication and alcohol
  • A reaction between certain prescription medications
  • Having any amount of illegal narcotics in a tortfeasors system at the time of a crash (crack, heroin, cocaine, methamphetamines, MDMA, etc.)

Types of Injuries Suffered During DUI Related Crashes

Some DUI related crashes are low speed minor incidents, others turn out far worse. From running red lights at major intersections, to excessive speed and slowed reaction times it’s easy to see how fatal accidents can quickly occur. Here are some of the common injuries from DUI crashes:

  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Neck/spine injury
  • Fatalities
  • Broken/Fractured bones
  • Back Injuries
  • Knee Injuries
  • Concussions and Brain Injuries

Contact The Rockford Personal Injury Lawyers: Marriett & Murati

If you or a loved one has been injured in a DUI Crash in Rockford or the surrounding area, please don’t hesitate to contact The Rockford Personal Injury Lawyers: Marriett & Murati. Our phone number is (815) 315-4967 and we can be reached by call or text 24/7/365. We do home, hospital and rehabilitation center visits, and there is never a fee unless we win a recovery for you.