Glendale, AZ (August 29, 2019) – On Friday night, police responded to the scene of a pedestrian crash that took place at the intersection of 67th Avenue and Missouri Avenue.
Police do not have details regarding the accident but have stated that a woman and her child were struck and injured in the collision as they were crossing through the intersection.
Authorities have said the woman has since passed away from her injuries, while the child is expected to recover and remains in the hospital.
Police believe that the driver of the vehicle that struck them might have been intoxicated at the time.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our condolences are extended to the family and friends of the woman whose life was taken in this crash.
In just one year, approximately 1,500 pedestrian accidents take place, with over 100 leading to fatalities. These accidents take place in the blink of an eye due to negligent drivers who are not abiding by the rules of the road. Pedestrians are incredibly vulnerable to accidents and can suffer tragic and devastating harm in the event of an accident. If a loved one has been taken from you in one of these accidents, you should always speak with a wrongful death attorney in Arizona about your options moving forward.
At ELG Law, our attorneys have assisted many parties during one of the most traumatic times in their lives. If you have been impacted by a pedestrian accident and wish to seek reimbursement for losses such as lost wages, medical bills, emotional suffering, funeral costs, and more, you have a right to do so. Please reach out to us at (623) 562-3838 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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.