Buckeye, AZ (July 22, 2019) – A deadly accident on Monday afternoon, July 22nd, left one person dead and two others seriously hurt.
According to officials, a vehicle traveling eastbound along Interstate 10, also known as the Papago Freeway, rolled over just before 4:00 p.m. near Watson Road. One person died in the wreck and two others were transported to local hospitals by a medical helicopter. DPS said that both victims were in serious condition.
No further details about the crash were immediately available at this time, and officials have not released the victims’ information.
The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) recently published a report showing that serious car accidents are on the rise, with nearly 55,000 injuries and more than 1,000 deaths from crashes in 2018. ADOT’s data also shows an increase in deaths from the prior year, following a year-over-year trend since 2016.
Victims and their families involved in serious wrecks can suffer tragic consequences, including long-term injuries, expensive medical bills, and even job loss. But victims and their families can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, get justice and their fair compensation from a personal injury or death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and are ready to help you today. Contact our knowledgeable car accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation for legal aid.
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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.