Maricopa, AZ (July 2, 2019) – Police claim that eight people were hospitalized following a serious car crash that took place on State Route 238 in Maricopa.
The accident, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, said that the accident took place around 6:28 a.m. on Monday, July 1st on the eastbound side of the highway.
One minor was seriously injured in the accident and airlifted by medical helicopter to the Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Two other adults were flown as well. Five others were transported by ambulance to the Maricopa Medical Center.
The eastbound route was closed for approximately one hour while an investigation took place. All eight patients were treated and released from hospitals by 11:00 a.m.
The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
We would like to extend our warmest thoughts to those injured in this accident with hopes of easy recoveries.
Across Arizona in 2017 alone, it was determined that approximately 55,000 people were injured in serious car accidents. Hundreds of lives were taken that very same year. These accidents take place for many reasons each year including distractions on our roadways, speeding, drunk driving, and more. When you have missed time from work and bills need to be repaid, you might need the experienced help of a car accident attorney in Arizona for assistance.
At Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, our attorneys have years of experience in these types of accidents and are here to help when you need us most. From helping you gather evidence that can be useful to you in your case to the initial filing of your claim, we have what it takes to help you when you need us most. Please contact us for more information 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.