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Man indicted for involvement in drunk driving crash

A man from East Peoria has been indicted for his involvement in a drunken driving accident in July that injured one person.

According to the police report, the man was speeding on his motorcycle going 52 mph in a 35 mph zone. He then turned and crossed the center line and sped away as police tried to stop him. The chase then continued for quite some time reaching speeds of 115 mph. The man then failed to negotiate a curve at the speed he was traveling and he crashed into a cornfield.

The bike then had sparks and flames coming from it and a female passenger on bike suffered third degree burns. The man is charged with failure to stop at an accident involving injury, two attempts of fleeing from police, speeding over 40 mph over the speed limit and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.

If you or a loved one has been injured in car accident involving a drunk driver, contact the Danville drunk driving car accident lawyers of the Spiros Law, P.C. by calling (217) 443-4343 today to discuss your legal options.