A rollover car crash in Corpus Christi on Sunday, December 23, 2018 caused traffic to back up on South Padre Island Drive near the Weber exit according to KRIS TV.
Details of the Corpus Christi auto accident
Corpus Christi police were called to the scene of a rollover accident in Corpus Christi that happened on SPID around 12:30 am on Sunday, December 23, 2018. Police stated that on arrival to the scene of the auto accident, a red truck was found to be completely overturned, right in the middle of the road. At the time this blog was written, the cause of the crash was still being investigated.
Dangerous driving trends: drunk driving rising among veterans
Overconsumption of alcohol continues to be a major issue among veterans in the United States. According to a recent study published by the American Addictions Center, driving under the influence of alcohol has been on the increase in recent years.
The study analyzes substance abuse among veterans. According to the study, PTSD and other emotional and physical experiences like military duty can lead to alcoholism.
The study shows that drunk driving among veterans has increased by approximately 65% since 2014. An officer at Nueces County Veteran Services, Martin Longoria, says veterans deal with physical and mental struggles in unique ways. Some turn to alcohol because it is easy to get. It is a quick fix to a complex problem.
Contact a car accident lawyer in Corpus Christi to discuss your options
If you were injured in a car accident in Corpus Christi, let an injury lawyer at The Patel Firm PLLC help you get the compensation and support you deserve. An experienced Corpus Christi car accident attorney can thoroughly examine the available evidence after an auto accident to determine fault and help you build your injury claim. An injury claim, whether it is a result of a car accident in Corpus Christi, a truck accident in Corpus Christi, or another incident leading to personal injury, The Patel Firm PLLC is here to help.
The Corpus Christi law firm has a proven track record winning compensation for injury victims after car and truck accidents in Corpus Christi. Speak to a Corpus Christi personal injury attorney at The Patel Firm PLLC today to discuss your options. You can call, text, or email a Corpus Christi injury lawyer at The Patel Firm PLLC at any time. 24/7/365, someone at the firm is ready and waiting to speak with you. Contact us today by calling us at (361) 400-2036.
*This blog is for informational purposes only and is not intended to, and should not be construed as legal advice.