Drunk Driving and Vehicular Homicide
If a driver is involved in a traffic collision that causes the death of another person, the driver can be charged with homicide just as if they had used a gun to kill the person. The fact that the driver was intoxicated is not a defense in a vehicular homicide case, but in fact, can actually enhance the charges against the driver in most states.
Article Written By: Buddy T
Original Article Posted on: October 30, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://www.verywellmind.com/vehicular-homicide-67148