Injured in a Drunk Driving Incident?
If you or a loved one have been injured in a collision involving a drunk driver, contact an experienced DWI attorney in Arkadelphia committed to serving Arkansans.
The personal injury attorneys at Taylor King Law are dedicated to protecting the interests of drunk driving victims.
Call us at 870.246.0505 or toll-free at 1.800.227.9732
Drunk Driving Accidents in Arkansas
Despite increasing laws to protect against drunk driving, DWI and DUI related incidents occur at an alarmingly high rate. The likelihood of being involved in a car accident involving an alcohol-impaired-driver is higher than you may realize: 1 in every 4 traffic fatalities during 2016, in Arkansas, were alcohol-impaired-driving fatalities according to the NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis.
“1 in every 4 traffic fatalities…were alcohol-impaired-driving fatalities.”
At Taylor King Law, we’re committed to ensuring the driver making the decision to drive drunk is held responsible. We’ll be on your side – by your side every step of the way, from gathering details and contacting witnesses to securing your medical costs are covered. We’ll make sure you receive compensation for your pain and suffering.
DWI Civil Case
Nationally recognized and locally awarded, the lawyers at Taylor King Law in Arkadelphia understand the unique complexities of a DWI case. While a drunk driver may likely face criminal charges, our law firm takes care of the civil case, handled by a civil lawsuit, if necessary.
Contact Taylor King Law
To speak with an attorney for DWI victims in south Arkansas, contact us today at 870.246.0505 or toll-free at 1.800.CAR.WRECK. You can reach us online 24/7 by contacting us HERE.
To speak with an attorney face-to-face, visit our Arkadelphia attorney’s office located in downtown Arkadelphia at 320 Main Sreet. We’re a short drive from I-30. An initial consultation with an attorney is both free and confidential. To find out more about our Arkadelphia location and how to find us, click HERE.
320 Main Street
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
Additional Drunk Driving Statistics
Statistics indicate a number of factors that contribute to drunk-driving incidents in Arkansas including in and around Clark County.
Arkadelphia is surrounded by various national and state highways including Highway 7 that leads to Hot Springs and Highway 8 and Highway 67. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 86% of fatal crashes involving alcohol occur on non-interstate roads.
Students Driving Intoxicated:
Arkadelphia is home to two universities. According to Sobering Systems…
The risks of drunk driving are especially pronounced for teens. When they do consume alcohol, teens are more likely than adults to binge drink, leading to higher BACs when they get behind the wheel.
According to CDC reports, underage students drive intoxicated nearly 2.4 million times each month and underage drivers are 17% more likely to be involved in a fatal crash with alcohol in their system. More than a third of fatal vehicle accidents among underage drivers involve alcohol.
Click HERE to read more about DWI and DUI laws in Arkansas.