Avondale, AZ (December 23, 2019) – Two drivers have life-threatening injuries after a serious multi-vehicle crash near 43rd Avenue and Buckeye Road early Monday morning.
Per reports from the Phoenix Police Department, officers arrived on the scene around 3:00 a.m. They say that a speeding sedan failed to stop at a red light along Buckeye Road and collided with a southbound vehicle that was traveling through the 43rd Avenue intersection.
The impact of the crash sent one of the vehicles into a power pole while the other came to rest on its side, just outside of the intersection.
Local paramedics say that both drivers were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
It’s unknown whether impairment was a factor in the crash, though the wreck remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
Across Arizona, serious vehicle accidents are all too common. With nearly 127,000 incidents occurring in 2018 alone, culminating in a five-year high it’s clear that crashes are a problem statement. Furthermore, the number of injurious wrecks and crashes involving multiple vehicles has increased throughout the country over the past 10 years.
After these serious incidents, victims and their families must deal with insurance companies, long-term physical problems, emotional distress, and financial difficulties after multi-car crashes. However, those affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer and learn more about protecting their legal rights.
If you have lost a loved one in an accident in Arizona, you should speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney at ELG Law as soon as possible. Our auto accident attorneys have years of experience fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered from a crash caused by the negligent actions of other drivers. Contact our car accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation. Our lawyers are here to help you learn more about filing a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
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Disclaimer: As members of the local Phoenix and broader Arizona community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.
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