Kingman, AZ (June 27, 2019) – On Wednesday, one person was killed and several others were killed in a tour van accident involving a pickup truck in Kingman.
The accident, according to police, took place around 10:46 a.m. on Wednesday, along US-93. At the time, the tour van was carrying multiple tourists from China. The van allegedly contained nine tourists and pulled out in front of an oncoming Ford F-250 near the intersection with Pierce Ferry Road.
One of the passengers in the van passed away after being taken to a hospital in Las Vegas. The van driver and multiple other passengers were seriously injured in the accident. Medical helicopters were called to the scene to fly parties to the hospital.
The driver of the pickup truck was also injured and taken to the Kingman Regional Medical Center for treatment.
At this time, the accident remains under investigation.
Our sincerest condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken prematurely in this accident.
Arizona is certainly not immune to fatal accidents on our roadways and, in fact, they take place every day across the state. In 2017 alone, statistics showed that about 900 deaths took place in serious crashes across the state, while 55,000 others were hospitalized due to their injuries. If you are somebody who has lost a loved one in a serious accident, you might be feeling scared and confused by the outcome of your case and hoping that you will be able to move forward. We would like to help you bring a wrongful death claim on behalf of a loved one at this time.
Our attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC understand how deeply impacted on emotional levels you might be after one of these severe crashes. If you believe that another party’s negligence has led to your accident, you might wonder how you can move forward and receive the compensation you deserve for a wide variety of aspects. Please contact us for more information today at (623) 562-3838.
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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.