The National Highway and Transportation Administration (NHTA) has reported startling statistics regarding the number of drunk driving accidents this country experiences, including:
- Roughly 32 people die every day from drunk driving
- Over 11,000 people died from an alcohol-related accident in 2020
- The number of alcohol-related incidents has increased by 14% from 2019 to 2020
- 1 in 4 teen car crashes are due to an underage driver who is drinking
Drinking and driving is 100% preventable. At The Morrissey Law Firm, P.C., we work aggressively to pursue all claims against a drunk driver. Often times, a legal battle is necessary to make the drunk driver aware of the harms they caused and to properly reimburse the injured party.
It is in your best interest to consult with an experienced attorney to pursue the drunk driver wreck.
At The Morrissey Law Firm, P.C., we have handled drunk driving cases with injuries ranging from sprains and strains, broken bones, surgery, and even death. Contact us if you or a family member has been hurt because of a drunk driver to discuss your potential case. We are here to answer any questions you may have about drunk driving laws, damage to your property, or injury.