Flagstaff, AZ (January 2, 2020) – A man has died after being hit a train in Flagstaff late Wednesday night.
According to officers from the Flagstaff Police Department, the man, whose identity hasn’t yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers initially received a report that two people had been struck by a train but found no other person at the scene. The incident occurred at Route 66 and Ponderosa Parkway in Flagstaff, per the Flagstaff Police Department.
Police are working with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway to review video taken in the area and are investigating the accident at this time.
We would like to offer our condolences to the families of the deceased victim.
Hundreds of lives are lost and many are injured each year as a result of accidents in Arizona. When crashes involving trains occur, catastrophic and even fatal consequences befall victims. And when a victim has been killed as a result of a serious accident, families should safeguard their legal rights with the help of a wrongful death attorney in Arizona.
Families who have lost loved ones due to the negligence of other drivers may have to deal with insurance companies, financial difficulties, and emotional trauma. But they can seek help from a skilled attorney to cope with the aftermath of these serious incidents.
For decades, our skilled and compassionate attorneys at ELG Law have assisted the families left to pick up the pieces after a crash. Our aggressive attorneys can help hold negligent parties accountable for their actions, seeking the justice and fair compensation you deserve after a wreck. Contact us for more information at (623) 562-3838.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
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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