McNary, AZ (August 4, 2019) – An injury wreck on Sunday afternoon, August 4th, closed State Route 260 in McNary, near Hawley Lake.
According to officials at the scene of the accident, multiple vehicles collided in the eastbound lanes of SR 360 at milepost 373, near McNary, around 5:22 p.m. Police and fire rescue units responded to the injury accident, which closed all lanes of traffic for more than an hour. Authorities were assisting the injured victims and working to determine the cause of the collision, though drivers’ information and their current conditions have not been released at this time.
The Arizona Department of Transportation has released its 2018 report, showing that nearly 55,000 accidents and more than 35,000 accident injuries occurred across the state in 2018. These numbers are part of a year-over-year increase in crashes since 2015, with more than half of these serious crashes involving multiple injuries and several vehicles.
Medical expenses, critical long-term injuries and even job loss or death can occur after a wreck, with victims and families suffering devastating, unforeseen consequences. However, those affected can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation and the justice they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our car accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Even minor collisions can cause stress, hassle, and emotional or physical harm in the long term. Contact our skilled auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation today and learn more about your options.
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