A study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) in 2007 found that more than 11 percent of all traffic accidents were caused by the use of illegal drugs.
AZFamily reports that a 33 year old woman was arrested for a DUI. She was pulled over by police at 9 am in Prescott because she has invalid car registration. While talking to the woman police suspected her to be under the influence of a stimulant. She admitted that she injected “bath salts” the night before however they noticed a fresh injection mark on her right arm.
Police found a used syringe, two clear plastic baggies with white powder residue and Clonazepam tablet that was found on her vehicle.
After completing sobriety tests she is now facing charges for driving under the influence of drugs and possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop. She remains under the custody of Camp Verde Detention Center with a $3,000 bond.
If you or a loved one was a victim of a DUI accident in Arizona, call our car crash lawyers in Phoenix for a free consultation at (602) 457-6222, we may be able to help you.