Upstate Teen Charged with DUI after Fatal Weekend Accident Reports Standeffer and Harbin
According to reports 17-year-old Darius Andrews is being charged with felony DUI after he was involved in a fatal car crash.
Alisha Boyter was being driven home by friends on Friday, September 27th when their vehicle was hit by Andrews’ on Highway 225 just outside of Greenwood. Four others were injured during the crash and were taken to a local area hospital. Boyter was pronounced dead on the scene.
According to Boyter’s relatives she was 29-weeks pregnant with her first child. Andrews went before a judge on Saturday and his bond was set for $150,000.
Stendeffer & Harbin sends their condolences to the family of Alisha Boyter and would like to remind drivers that it is never okay to drink and drive.
Driving under the influence was the cause of more than 5,000 motor vehicle accidents in South Carolina in 2009. Furthermore, it was also the leading cause of all fatal accidents in the state.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle collision caused by a driver under the influence, the victim may be entitled to compensation for property damage, medical bills, lost wages, and more.
Contact our Greenville auto accident attorneys today to determine what your legal rights are by visiting www.shglawyers.com.
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