An intoxicated driver was recently arrested by Goodlettsville Police after crashing into another vehicle, News Channel 5 reported on Thursday, July 10.
Reports said the two-vehicle crash happened on July 8th when a vehicle driven by Michael Dixon, 52, struck another vehicle. Dixon, who fled the accident scene, reportedly came back and attempted to attack a woman who was in the vehicle. Responding police arrested Dixon after observing that he showed signs of heavy intoxication. Though no one was hurt in the accident, the vehicle of the woman who was not named sustained damages. After the arrest, authorities learned that Dixon had six prior DUI arrests.
Fortunately no one was hurt in this incident, but unfortunately, devastating accidents involving drunk drivers happen every day across Tennessee. If you or someone you love has been injured because of a drunk driver’s careless actions, there is help available to you. Find out how the Nashville car accident lawyers at Pohl & Berk, LLP, may be able to help you pursue a damage claim against the responsible party today by calling 615-277-2765.