Vehicular homicide, which is called “homicide by vehicle” in Georgia, is the unlawful killing of another with the use of a vehicle.
First degree “homicide by vehicle” is a felony. A “homicide by vehicle” is classified as first degree if the driver was driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
First degree vehicular homicide is punishable by up to 15 years of imprisonment. If you have previously been declared a Habitual Violator, the range of punishment is five to twenty years.
If you have been charged with DUI Vehicular Homicide, you must act quickly! From the moment you are arrested, the government begins working on your case. If you hesitate to take action, you are wasting valuable time—time that your criminal defense attorney could be using to prepare your case.
For over 29 years, the attorneys at Raymond Giudice, P.C. have represented people charged with every type of DUI. At a time like this, you need to hire an expert—a criminal defense trial attorney who will aggressively fight to protect your rights and freedom, and do whatever it takes to achieve the best possible results for you.
If you have been accused or arrested for DUI Vehicular Homicide, contact our office (404) 554-8800, or call Ray on his cell (404) 964-4185, to schedule an appointment for a free consultation. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.