David Matthews was pulled over by the Kansas Highway patrol because he was speeding - 117 mph in a 70 mph zone. Once stopped, Matthews was uable to perform a series of maneuvers as requested and was arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI). His sentencing will take place on October 29th and he could face up to a year in jail.
The Kansas Department of Motor Vehicles has suspended his license and Matthews is currently in the Shawnee County jail awaiting sentencing on two DUI convictions.
As experienced Kansas City Auto Accident Attorneys we regularly see the results of drunk driving accidents in our practice. The results are often devastating for innocent families that are touched because of someone's carelessness in getting behind the wheel when they are impaired.
Check out our article, "Drunk Driving Fines and Penalties in Kansas and Missouri" to see just what a drunk driving conviction entails. Let's keep our Kansas City roadways safe. Don't Drink and Drive!
If you or someone you love has suffered a serious injury in an auto accident caused by a drunk driver, contact the Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyers of Roswold Law Group. With over 15 years of experience in Auto Injury Accident cases. Call today for a free consultation.