Ciara Villegas Injured in DUI Crash on M Street

Ronny Haines Ward Arrested in Rio Linda Accident

Rio Linda, CA (April 8, 2019) – A pregnant woman was injured in a DUI crash in Rio Linda. The accident occurred on the evening of April 8 on M Street.

Ciara Villegas, 31, was getting out of a Chevy Impala when she was hit by a Jeep on M Street, near Rio Linda Boulevard. The impact caused Villegas, who was six months pregnant, to fly through the air. Villegas suffered life-threatening injuries. Her son, Ricky, was delivered via C-section and both are in critical condition. A passenger inside the Chevy suffered minor injuries.

The driver of the Jeep, Ronny Haines Ward, stopped at the accident scene. He was later arrested and booked into jail. He faces charges of DUI and driving with a suspended license.

The legal team at Nadrich & Cohen hopes that the accident victims makes a speedy and full recovery. We know how difficult it can be to recover physically, emotionally and financially from an auto accident. Let us deal with the insurance companies so that you can focus on treating your injuries and making a full recovery. The law firm of Nadrich & Cohen has handled thousands of accident and personal injury claims since our firm was founded in 1990.

We have a team of investigators, lawyers and paralegals who will assist you throughout the process, provide professional representation and get you the compensation that you deserve. If you or a loved one has been injured in any type of motor vehicle accident, contact the personal injury lawyers at Nadrich & Cohen today for a free consultation. There is no pressure to sign with our firm. Let us answer all of your questions and evaluate your case free of charge. Call us at 1-800-718-4658, complete the contact form on this page or use our live chat feature.

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