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Disney Channel star discovered driving under the influence

Multi-talented American actress Debby Ryan was recently apprehended by Los Angeles authorities after she was found driving a vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants (DUI), an article of Huffpost Entertainment reported on April 13.

The 22-year-old Disney Channel actress was involved in a fender bender in Los Angeles that resulted in the injury of the other driver. Ryan, whose real name is Deborah Ann, was later taken into custody after failing a field sobriety test. The actress reportedly had a blood alcohol content of .11 prior to her arrest. The authorities later reduced her charge from a felony to a misdemeanor. Ryan was discharged from custody after posting a $100,000 bail.

Unfortunately, many families are devastated when they are involved in car accidents that are caused by drunken drivers. If you think this has happened to you or to a loved one, enlisting a personal injury lawyer can be beneficial when seeking financial compensations for any losses. Find out how a lawyer from the Spiros Law, P.C., may work for you in Danville today by calling (217) 443-4343.


DUI charge filed against driver involved in St. Charles fatal accident

Several charges, including DUI, were recently filed against the driver involved in a recent accident that killed a woman in St. Charles, CBS Chicago reported on November 29.

According to reports, 23-year-old Joshua Spudich is facing four counts of DUI and for illegally possessing controlled substances in the wake of the accident that killed Susan Gorecki. The accident reportedly happened at around 2:00 p.m. when Spudich’s vehicle veered on the middle lane on North 2nd Street and slammed head-on into Gorecki’s vehicle. She was pronounced dead at Delnor Hospital. Spudich was arrested and taken to Kane County Jail.

People often suffer emotional trauma and great financial loss at the hands of an impaired driver. However if this has happened to you in Danville, the lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. may lessen your burden by pursuing damages from the party that caused your sufferings. Learn more about your options from us today by calling (217) 443-4343.


Repeat offender kills passenger in DUI accident

A repeat DUI offender from Chicago was convicted of a fatal drunk driving accident, an article on the Chicago Tribune stated October 14.

Reports said on October 11 Dwayne Montgomery wrecked his girlfriend’s vehicle when slamming into a lamp post at a high rate of speed on South Chicago Avenue. Tremayne Bonds, a passenger in the vehicle that Montgomery was driving, was killed in the crash after being thrown out of the car. Montgomery was arrested when authorities found his blood alcohol level to be more than three times the legal limit. He has never obtained a driver’s license, and has had several previous DUI convictions, including one fatal crash in 1995, court documents revealed.

The attorneys at Spiros Law, P.C. understand that Danville people often struggle emotionally and financially after a loved one is injured in an accident caused by a drunk driver. If you are in this situation, enlisting a skilled personal injury lawyer is important to hold the irresponsible party liable for the losses you’ve suffered. Consult with us about your situation today by calling (217) 443-4343 to learn more about your options.


Olympian Michael Phelps apprehended for DUI offense

Olympic gold medalist swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested in Baltimore, Maryland on a  DUI charge October 1, NBC Washington reported.

Maryland police stated that Phelps was swerving in a southbound lane on Interstate 395. He was clocked at 84mph in a 45mph zone. Authorities then arrested the 29-year-old athlete after he failed several field sobriety tests. Phelps confirmed his arrest, and issued an apology to his followers on Twitter saying he is “deeply sorry to everyone [he has] let down” and he “understands the severity of [his] actions.” This is the second time he has been charged with DUI.

The Danville lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. know that many people suffer serious injuries in accidents caused by DUI offenders. In this difficult situation, our lawyers may help you pursue irresponsible drivers, and you may be entitled to remunerations to recover your loss. Learn more about your options from us today by calling (217) 443-4343.


Driver charged in Momence fatal accident

Drunken driving charges were recently filed against a motorcyclist involved in a fatal accident in Momence, The Daily Journal reported on August 4.

According to reports, motorcycle operator Michael Miller, 34, struck another motorcycle from behind on Illinois Route 114. Miller’s passenger Gloria York, 43, died in the accident. Miller and the other motorcycle driver were brought to the hospital due to injuries they sustained from the crash. When it was discovered that Miller had been driving under the influence, he was charged with a DUI and the failure to avoid a crash. Police authorities continue to investigate this incident.

Families of motorcycle accident victims must not only cope with the emotional grief of their loved one’s death, but are also often burdened with serious financial losses from the accident. There is a method of recourse, however, and a wrongful death attorney may help you pursue the funds your family needs. The Danville attorneys at Spiros Law, P.C., may help you understand the legal options available to you. Call our offices at (217) 443-4343 today to learn more.


1 injured in Mokena DUI crash

A CBS Chicago report released on July 14 mentioned that one person in Mokena was injured in a drunk driving accident.

Illinois State Police Sergeant Chris Wilkes said the car accident occurred on I-80 at around 12:00 a.m. when a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) struck a rental truck. A woman inside the rental truck was later brought to the hospital due to injuries she sustained from the crash. The SUV driver who avoided medical attention was later arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI) Sgt. Wilkes also stated.

If you have been injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, an attorney can be instrumental in helping you receive the financial compensation that you need at this difficult time. Discuss your situation with the Danville lawyers at Spiros Law, P.C. today at (217) 443-4343 to find out how you may benefit from skilled legal representation.