39-Year-Old UFC Fighter Arrested after Crashing Into Parked VehiclesHOLLYWOOD, CA (May 11, 2023) – Early Sunday morning, UFC Fighter Tony Ferguson was arrested following a DUI incident. The crash happened on May 7th, just before 2:00 a.m., near the 1400 block of Wilcox Avenue. According to reports, Ferguson was driving a pickup truck near the intersection of Wilcox Avenue and Sunset Boulevard when he struck at least four parked vehicles. Police arrived to the site of the collision shortly after and attempted to administer a field sobriety test. However, Ferguson was uncooperative. Officials arrested him and charged him with a misdemeanor. He was later released and scheduled to appear in court on June 1. Alcohol impairs thinking, reasoning, and muscle coordination which are all essential in operating a vehicle safely. So, when you drink and drive, you put your and everyone’s safety on the road at risk. Be responsible and never drive while under the influence. If you have been drinking, do not drive, instead, call and Uber, Lyft, or a taxi. That way, you will be ready to respond to the conditions of the road and the drivers around you to prevent accidents.
If you have been injured in a DUI crash, please contact Sweet James today. It is their goal to provide your loved one the highest quality of legal representation. Their firm is dedicated to helping your bereaved family obtain both justice and maximum settlement. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office for your free consultation at (800) 900-0000. For more accident news, click here.
Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.