Tragedy in Torrance, suspected DUI driver fatally shot

Tragedy in Torrance, suspected DUI driver fatally shot

On behalf of Earl L. Jiang, Attorney at Law | posted in Felony DUI on Monday, October 16, 2017.

KTLA 5 reports that at 2 AM  Saturday, Torrance police officers attempted to stop a suspected DUI driver traveling along the Pacific Coast highway.

After failing to do so using techniques such as the PIT maneuver, they opened fire several streets away from their initial encounter into the driver’s vehicle.

Officers attempted to perform life-saving measures on the driver, and he was taken to the hospital, where he later passed away.

No officers were injured in the event and the news is not reporting whether or not the driver was armed.

Source: KTL5, “Suspected DUI Driver Fatally shot by Police in Torrance After Pursuit“, October 14th, 2017

In such tragedies death and flight is never the solution, experienced legal counsel is needed for all parties to seek a fair, just, and equitable resolution. Attorney Earl Jiang can help.

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