“Woman Injured in DUI Crash”
PASO ROBLES, CALIFORNIA (April 5, 2017) – Marlene Brita Richards was involved in a DUI vehicle crash on Nacimiento Lake Drive Tuesday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol. (map)
The accident occurred at approximately 5:00 p.m. Richards was driving a Honda when the driver of a Dodge, later identified as 75-year-old Manfred Hans Schmidt, broadside the Honda, according to CHP. Richards sustained major injuries and was transported to Sierra Vista Hospital for treatment.
Schmidt sustained minor injuries but refused to be treated. Schmidt was later arrested for Felony DUI and causing injury to another. He was booked at the San Luis Obispo County Jail. An investigation is ongoing.
“It’s unfortunate that motorists continue to drive under the influence, endangering the lives of other drivers and innocent passengers. Prayers are with the young victim, his friends and family during an incredibly difficult time,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm, a car accident law firm.”
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