Glendale, AZ – Man Struck & Seriously Injured in Pedestrian Crash at Northern AveArizona Legal News
Glendale, AZ (May 29, 2020) – A man is seriously hurt after being struck by a car in Glendale early Thursday morning.
According to Sgt. Tara Ochoa with the Glendale Police Department, the crash happened just after 2:00 a.m. near 59th Avenue and Northern Avenue. A car that was heading northbound on 59th Avenue hit the man, who was crossing just north of Northern Avenue.
The man was transported to the hospital via ambulance with life-threatening injuries. Ochoa said the driver of the vehicle stayed on the scene and was not impaired, though officers did not say whether speed was a factor in the crash.
No other details have been released, but the accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are extended to the injured victim and his family in hopes of a fast recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
Pedestrian accidents have reached triple digits in metro Phoenix, as well as other high-population areas across the state, per information from local authorities. From Tempe to Mesa or Scottsdale and beyond, these unfortunate incidents are on the rise. Oftentimes, these serious crashes are the result of distracted or impaired driving.
After these pedestrian incidents, victims are left with high medical costs, long-term physical problems, and emotional trauma. That’s why it’s essential for victims and their families to speak with an Arizona personal injury attorney in their time of need.
Our Arizona attorneys at ELG have extensive experience and are fully committed to helping victims seek the justice they deserve. If you have been injured in a collision through no fault of your own, contact our accident lawyers at (623) 321-0566 for more information. Our skilled, compassionate lawyers are ready to help you and your family safeguard your legal rights following an accident.
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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.