Fort Lauderdale Florida News – Four Hospitalized After Accident Reportedly Caused By Drunk Driver

Drunk driver arrested for a crash that happened on Oakland Park Blvd in Ft. Lauderdale.

Authorities confirm four people were hospitalized after the crash. The four people were injured after the man backed his car out onto the roadway and struck an moving car.  Report says he backed his Porsche 911 onto the road and failed to see the oncoming car.  The oncoming car had a driver and 3 passengers inside and all were injured.

He fled the scene but police were able to locate him a half-mile away and he was arrested on a DUI charge and leaving the scene of an accident. The four injured victims were taken to the hospital. Report says none of the injures were considered life threatening. 

Alcohol was a factor in the crash, according to the authorities. No other details were immediately released by the officials.


Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash:  “Our hearts go out to the victims that were injured in this crash.  It is devastating when someone has been injured as a result of an impaired driver.  We hope that the two victim’s injuries are not life-threatening and that they have a speedy recovery.  It is also important for those involved to contact an experienced auto accident attorney that knows how to help them through this difficult time.”

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