Tucson, AZ (June 17, 2019) – On June 15th, a vehicle crashed into a home near North La Cholla Boulevard and West Shaffer Place, just before 5:00 a.m.
According to officials, the driver, Jose Diaz-Delacruz, 18, was driving under the influence when he crashed into the home. Diaz-Delacruz’s vehicle went airborne and hit the front of the structure, damaging the wall above and adjacent to the front door.
No injuries were sustained in the incident, but Diaz-Delacruz was arrested for criminal damage, DUI, and a minor in consumption in connection with the crash.
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is still investigating the accident.
As summer approaches and temperatures heat up, more cars are on the road. Statistically, that means an increase in the total number of auto accidents, as well as an increase in injuries and fatalities. In fact, more than 30,000 auto accidents involving injuries and nearly 1,000 involving fatalities occurred in Arizona in 2017 alone.
Furthermore, victims and their families are often left with costly medical bills and the unexpected court costs associated with dangerous auto accidents. But victims and their families can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, get the compensation they deserve.
Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, have years of experience in helping victims and families get compensation to cover these unforeseen costs. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 to schedule a free consultation today.
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