Mesa, AZ – Early Morning Auto Accident Closes Both Lanes on SR 87Arizona Legal News
Mesa, AZ (June 22, 2019) – On June 22nd, an early morning auto accident caused State Route 87 to close in both directions at milepost 258.
The auto accident occurred just before 1:44 a.m. around W. East Verdes Estates Road. It is unclear how many vehicles were involved at this time, and the conditions of the drivers have not been released. Investigators were on the scene to determine the cause of the crash. Both lanes reopened at 7:28 a.m.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time.
Auto Accidents in Arizona
In Arizona, dangerous auto accidents are on the rise. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, more than 120,000 auto accidents occurred in 2017, resulting in nearly 900 deaths and 55,000 injuries. Now that summer is heating up, more vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians are on the road, meaning a higher number of serious auto accidents, especially those with injuries and fatalities.
The victims and families affected by serious auto accidents often suffer unforeseen costs, expenses, and tragic consequences. But those affected can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, get the justice and fair compensation they deserve.
Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, have years of experience in helping victims and their families and are ready to help you today. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 for a free consultation.
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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.