Singer DaniLeigh, whose real name is Danielle Curiel, has been accused of being involved in a hit-and-run crash that left a moped rider with a fractured spine, according to TMZ reports. The incident took place in Miami Beach, Florida, and resulted in serious back injuries for the moped rider.
TMZ states that Curiel was arrested on Tuesday following the crash. Witnesses claim that she may have been speeding and allegedly dragged the moped rider for a block. Additionally, TMZ’s report mentions that Curiel was found to have a blood alcohol level just over 0.145 at the time of the incident.
As a result, Curiel is facing charges of driving under the influence, leaving the scene of a crash with serious bodily injury, and DUI damage to property, TMZ reports.
DaniLeigh gained recognition among fans for her 2018 hit single “Easy,” a collaboration with Chris Brown. She boasts a substantial following on social media, with over 4.5 million followers on Instagram.
The legal proceedings surrounding the hit-and-run crash and the extent of the moped rider’s injuries are under investigation.