We believe the event may have been alcohol-driven.
When police officers tried to break up the initial fight, other people tried to prevent them from making arrests. Those people also ended up being arrested.
Whether this confrontation was in any way related to youth gangs is something that is still under investigation.
Cell-phone use contributes to driver inattention, which is a major cause of accidents. Therefore, we pay great attention to that offense.
There weren't any skid marks, but based on the accident and the damage to the vehicle, we suspect that speed played a factor.