According to the NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis, 28% of total traffic fatalities during 2016, in Arkansas, were alcohol-impaired-driving fatalities. More than a quarter of all car accidents that result in someone’s death, therefore, are directly related to a drunk driver. Despite being below the national average (33%), DWI and DUI related accidents in Arkansas still occur at an alarming rate.
If you, or a loved one, have suffered from a drunk driver, it is important that you find a local, experienced DWI attorney in Fort Smith whom you can trust; someone who will be sure you receive the compensation deserved.
While alcohol has played a critical role in the accident, it is important that the driver making the decision to drive drunk is held responsible for the damages caused, and the pain inflicted. If you, or someone you love, have been injured, you can reach us at 1-800-227-9732, or stop by our office on Rogers Avenue, in Fort Smith, today.