Mesa, AZ – Fatality & Serious Injury Reported in Multi-Car Crash at McKellips RdArizona Legal News
Mesa, AZ (November 17, 2019) – Officers from the Mesa Police Department are investigating a car crash that has left one person dead and another seriously injured.
Authorities say that two vehicles were involved in the crash, including a passenger car and a minivan, at McKellips and Gilbert Roads on Sunday. Three people inside the passenger car were treated at the scene, and two people were transported to the hospital. Police say that one of the victims transported to the hospital is in critical condition. The single occupant of the minivan was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
Mesa police are working to gather the information of all the victims involved in the crash but are still investigating at this time. At this point, it is unclear if impairment was a factor.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Arizona
Car accidents in Arizona are all too common, with almost 127,000 collisions taking place in 2018 alone. In fact, the rate of injurious wrecks, as well as collisions involving multiple vehicles, has increased across the nation over the last 10 years.
And when it comes to these multi-vehicle crashes, the stress that victims feel after a wreck is only compounded. Oftentimes, victims and their families must deal with insurance companies, long-term injuries, emotional distress, and financial difficulties. However, those affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer and learn more about protecting their legal rights and seeking justice after a multi-car crash.
If you have lost a loved one in an accident in Arizona, speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney at ELG Law as soon as possible to find out if you have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of your deceased family member. Our auto accident attorneys have years of experience fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered from a crash caused by the negligent actions of other drivers. Contact our car accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle 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.