Three Injured in Head-On Collision near Pioneer Trail

LAKE TAHOE, CA (May 26, 2022) – Officers arrested 26-year-old Nayely Mora Lopez Saturday night, after a DUI crash on Chonokis Road.

The incident took place around 10:10 p.m., near Pioneer Trail. For DUI related reasons, Lopez collided head-on into another vehicle.

Upon impact, three occupants inside the other vehicle sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Meanwhile, Lopez failed a field sobriety test administered by responding officers. In addition, Lopez also had a 3-year-old child in her vehicle.

Authorities arrested and charged Nayely Mora Lopez for DUI and child endangerment. Her bail was set at $250,000.

At this time, South Lake Tahoe Officials continue to investigate the incident.

Thinking, reasoning, and muscle coordination are essential in operating a vehicle safely. Never drive while impaired as the consequences can be devastating for you and for others. When buzzed or drunk, it is best to request an Uber, Lyft, or a taxi. By doing so, you can help keep yourself and others around safe.


If you have been injured in a DUI car accident, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. It is their goal to provide you the highest quality of legal representation. All of the attorneys at Sweet James dedicate their experience and expertise to help you obtain both justice and maximum settlement. Their personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. Click here to request a police report.

For more accident news, click here.

LA Weekly