Glendale, AZ – Injuries Reported in 2-Car Crash on SR 51 Near Bethany Home RdArizona Legal News
Glendale, AZ (February 18, 2020) – Injuries were reported after a two-car crash occurred on State Route 51 in Glendale on Wednesday evening.
According to officers from the Glendale Police Department, the crash occurred on SR 51, also known as the Piestewa Freeway, near Grand Avenue and Bethany Home Road around 9:30 p.m. Police say that two sedans collided in the southbound HOV lane in an apparent rear-end collision. Local fire rescue units and EMTs were at the scene to treat victims, but the extent of the victims’ injuries is unknown at this time.
Per reports from police, it is unclear if other vehicles were involved at this time, though the area was closed while officers investigated.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a quick recovery.
Injurious Crashes in Arizona
Each day, hundreds of vehicle accidents occur throughout the state of Arizona. And though car accidents are an unfortunate but common reality of life, victims still suffer physical and emotional trauma. This is particularly true if an accident occurred through no fault of their own.
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 50,000 injuries occurred as a result of crashes statewide in 2018. These injurious accidents mean tragic consequences for victims, like long-term injuries, costly hospital bills, mental distress, and financial difficulties. But those affected can seek help from an accident lawyer to safeguard their legal rights.
At ELG Law, our skilled, compassionate team of auto accident lawyers specializes in fighting for victims and their families after they’ve experienced these devastating incidents through no fault of their own. Contact our accident attorneys at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation. Our attorneys have years of knowledge behind them and are ready to help you and your family 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.