Practice Area:DUI / DWI
Outcome:DUI dismissed. Pled guilty to Reckless Driving.
Description:F.S. was involved in a two car collision while driving a commercial vehicle. After insuring the safety of the other party, F.S. left the scene of the accident. F.S. was pulled over sometime later by the police and arrested for Fleeing the Scene and Following to Closely. While being placed in handcuffs, the officers noticed the smell of alcohol and observed that F.S. was unsteady on his feet. F.S. was asked to submit to field sobriety test and state administered breath test. F.S. refused all test by the officer. As a result F.S. was immediately arrested and accused of DUI, Fleeing the Scene and Following too Closely. After representing him in court and negotiating with the prosecutor, we were able to save his license.