On January 20, 2018, Brian Larson, 36, caused a four-car collision on I-55 just south of I-355 near Bolingbrook, Illinois at 1:52 a.m. Illinois State Police have not released the details of the crash, but did report that Larson was injured and later charged with driving under the influence. As a result of the crash, Carlos Ortiz, 31, Plainfield, was killed.
There is no excuse for driving drunk, and if you or someone you know was injured by a drunk driver, you’re justified in wanting everyone involved held responsible. Sometimes, this can include the people or businesses that overserved the driver. There’s no question that these injuries can have a severe and long-lasting effect on you and your family. It’s important to have an experienced attorney protecting you and fighting for your full compensation. Your attorney will also be able to protect and preserve all evidence to prove to the insurance companies that the at-fault driver was intoxicated.
If you tragically lost someone to a drunk driver, it’s important to get in touch with compassionate attorneys that will help you through this difficult time. Given all the emotional and financial strains that come with losing a loved one, it’s important that your attorneys help relieve some of the stress involved by holding those responsible accountable for what happened. If you were injured by a drunk driver, or lost someone to a drunk driver, please contact Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid for a free consultation about your case.