Mesa, AZ – Injuries Reported in Hit-and-Run Crash at Hawes RdArizona Legal News
Mesa, AZ (September 30, 2019) – A multi-car crash on Sunday evening resulted in injuries and a hit-and-run situation.
Officials from the Mesa Police Department say the wreck happened just before 8:00 p.m. near Hawes Road and Broadway Road. Two cars collided at the intersection and then struck an electrical utility box, causing a power outage.
Mesa paramedics responded to the accident and treated victims at the scene for non-life threatening injuries. One of the drivers of the automobiles that were involved ran from the accident scene, according to police. Police have not identified that individual and have not released details about the injuries or vehicles involved.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Arizona
Nearly 1,000 fatalities occurred across the state as a result of auto accidents in 2017, capping a 10-year high for Arizona. Many of these accidents were caused by hit-and-run drivers, who are more prone to leave the scene after serious property damage, injuries, or even deaths.
From costly medical expenses to job loss and long-term injuries, tragic consequences are all too common for victims after a hit-and-run crash. However, victims and their families can contact a car accident attorney in Phoenix for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims and their families seek justice and fair compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our auto accident lawyers at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Contact our skilled accident attorneys at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today.
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