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A Dallas, Texas, police officer was arrested in Plano early on Wednesday morning. The officer, 35-year-old Senior Cpl. David Aguilar, is facing charges of driving while intoxicated as well as leaving the scene of an accident involving injury.

Aguilar was involved in a crash at the intersection of Custer Road and Plano parkway shortly before 1 a.m. on Wednesday. The other driver involved in the car accident suffered minor injuries.

Exactly how the accident occurred remains unclear.

The officer was apprehended by police an hour later, about five miles from the wreck at the intersection of Parkhaven Drive and Independence Parkway.

Aguilar is a 12-year veteran of the Dallas police department assigned to the Northeast Patrol Division. He has been placed on administrative leave while the accident is investigated.

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Two people were killed in a head-on collision which took place on U.S. 59 early Monday, June 1st. An additional three people, including two children, were injured. The three were taken to Houston and Dallas hospital in poor condition.

The accident occurred when a pickup truck driven by 30-year-old Vicente Gonzales struck the car head-on. Gonzales was driving southbound in a northbound lane.  At the time of the accident, Gonzales had a blood alcohol level of .228, which is nearly three times the legal limit. Gonzales is expected to be charged with two counts of intoxication manslaughter.

The two deceased victims of the car accident are 29-year-old Crystal Thomas and 48-year-old Willie Lacy. Both died at the scene of the accident. Thomas and Lacy are common law spouses.

A 7-year-old, Joveair Thomas, is being treated for internal injuries and injuries to his chest. Four-year-old Christopher Gross suffered a broken neck and internal injuries.

Gonzales broke both of his legs and suffered internal injuries. He is listed in critical condition at a Houston hospital.

The full article is available here.

There is no excuse for drunk driving. Drunk drivers put everyone on the road in serious danger. As this story shows us, drunk driving can lead to the ultimate tragedy – the death of innocent victims.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, contact us today to learn about personal injury lawsuits. For a free consultation with a Texas personal injury attorney at Fears | Nachawati, simply email us at info@fnlawfirm.com or call us on our toll-free number at 1.866.705.7584.