When we are driving, there are numerous things that cause distractions. If we are focused on the road ahead of us, it can be easy to miss smaller things or people on the side of the road. Unfortunately, because of a situation like that, one woman is facing a variety of criminal charges necessitating a DUI lawyer Tacoma.
The woman, Norma, is facing three criminal charges. She was allegedly driving drunk, when she hit and killed a man, and then drove away from the scene of the accident. For that, she is facing charges of vehicular homicide, drunk driving and leaving the scene of an accident. Depending on the severity of the crimes, each of those charges could be a felony.