San Antonio, TX (2/17/2020) – A woman is dead after a drunk driver ran a red light early Monday morning.
The accident occurred around 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Culebra Road and Micron Drive. According to police, a pickup truck driven by 28-year-old Erick Eduardo Casa ran a red light and collided into an SUV driven by a 19-year-old woman.
The woman was taken to a hospital, where she later died. She was identified as Jasmine Claire Goudeau.
The driver of the pickup truck was taken into custody. He was reportedly intoxicated at the time. He has been charged with intoxication manslaughter.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Texas Car Accident Attorneys
According to Texas Law, Intoxication Manslaughter involves an intoxicated driver that causes the death of someone else while they are behind the wheel. Because the woman was killed, and the driver is seen to be negligent while behind the wheel, it’s important to seek legal assistance who handles cases of negligence and intoxication Manslaughter. An attorney can best represent you, negotiate settlements, and deal with insurance claims as you navigate your accident and personal injury recovery. If you or a loved one were involved in an accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call personal injury attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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