News: Three pedestrians hit by suspected DUI driver in New Port Richey

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL – A truck crashed into an SUV, then collided with three nearby pedestrians Wednesday afternoon.

According to Fox13, the accident happened around 4 p.m. off Grand Boulevard near School Road.

The truck was heading south when it drifted into the northbound lane, where it collided with an oncoming SUV. The impact caused the truck to hit three pedestrians who were walking beside the road.

All three pedestrians, a driver and passenger of the SUV, and the truck driver were injured in the accident. The severity of the injuries ranged from minor to moderate, and all appear to be recovering.

Police suspect the truck driver was intoxicated at the time. Upon release from the hospital he will be arrested and charged with driving under the influence.

Have you or a loved one been injured by the reckless driving of someone who was under the influence? If so, then you have every right to look for fair compensation and justice. The Pasco County Car Accident Attorneys of Kemp, Ruge and Green Law Group may be able to help you in this search. Our primary goal is to make sure you get rightful compensation, justice and answers. Call us today at 727-835-8327 or use our easy online chat box to get started.

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