Hugo Zemmour, the son of Eric Zemmour, is suspected of having caused an accident while he was intoxicated, Saturday, May 6. Placed in police custody, he allegedly refused priority to a scooter, seriously injuring two people.
[Mis à jour le 7 mai 2023 à 15h56] The eldest son of Eric Zemmour, Hugo Zemmour, would have caused a road accident after having refused priority to a scooter, while he was in a state of intoxication. The driver of the two-wheeler and his passenger, seriously injured in the legs, were transported to two hospitals. Their days are not in danger. According to information from Parisian, following this accident, Hugo Zemmour was arrested and placed in police custody. The Paris public prosecutor’s office indicated that the young man had been placed in police custody for “involuntary injuries resulting in an ITT of more than three months, aggravated by alcohol levels and the manifest violation of a particular obligation of prudence or security” . Hugo Zemmour was not injured in the crash, reports BFM-TV.
According The Parisian, the accident took place on Saturday May 6 around 7 a.m., at the corner of rue Cassette and rue de Vaugirard, in the sixth arrondissement of Paris. On Twitter, Jean-Pierre Lecoq, LR mayor of the 6th arrondissement, shared a photo of the spectacular accident. A car can be seen on a sidewalk, as well as scooter debris. At 25, Hugo Zemmour is the eldest son of the former presidential candidate. He studied law and obtained a master’s degree in the history of Africa, the Maghreb and the Middle East, reports RTL. In 2020, he was project manager for the Senate.
Thank you to the municipal police and the cleanliness services for intervening after this spectacular accident at the corner of rue de Vaugirard and rue Cassette #Paris6 pic.twitter.com/tlx8wawXDf
— Jean-Pierre Lecoq (@jp_lecoq) May 6, 2023