Chandler, AZ (June 19, 2019) – A collision occurred at the intersection of Cooper and Ray Roads on Monday morning, June 17th.
According to officials, the incident caused southbound traffic to halt at Orchid Lane. It is unclear how many vehicles were involved, but two helicopters and several police vehicles arrived at the scene around 8:00 a.m. The roadway was cleared around 11:30 a.m. later that day.
Officials urged drivers to avoid the area and use alternate routes if possible.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their family at this time. We hope for the fast recovery of all involved.
As temperatures rise into triple digits, Arizona roads are seeing an increase in traffic. Each summer season means a higher number of vehicles on the road for vacations or interstate travel. Unfortunately, more vehicles on the road mean more auto accidents.
According to the 2018 Highway Safety Report, Arizona has seen an increase in the severity of auto accidents, as well as an increase in the number of distracted drivers.
And these auto accidents often result in exorbitant, unexpected costs and tragic circumstances for victims and their families.
Those affected by these dangerous accidents can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix, and in some cases, get the justice and fair compensation they deserve.
Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, have years of experience in helping victims and families and are ready for your call. If you want to learn more about how to proceed after an auto accident, contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona at (623) 562-3838, and schedule a free consultation today.
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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.