Mesa, AZ (June 23, 2019) – One man has died after an auto accident in Mesa late Friday night, June 21st. The two-vehicle crash occurred around 11: 45 p.m. at Dobson Road and Emelita Avenue.
According to Mesa Police Detective Nik Rasheta, the man was driving north on Dobson Road, went left of center, and hit a driver traveling south.
The woman in the other vehicle was transported to the hospital, but the extent of her injuries is unknown. The man was also transported to the hospital where he later died of his injuries.
The victims have not been identified at this time. Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victims and their families.
Arizona has seen a year-over-year increase in auto accidents, including those with injuries and fatalities. According to the state’s Department of Transportation, more than 900 deaths and 55,000 injuries occurred as a result of serious auto accidents in 2017. And now that summer has arrived, more traffic is on the road, meaning a higher number of serious auto accidents.
Victims and families affected by these serious auto accidents may suffer unforeseen costs and tragic consequences. But those affected can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, get the fair compensation they deserve.
Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, have years of experience in helping victims and their families. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 for a free, no-obligation consultation and legal aid today.
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