Peoria, AZ (August 12, 2019) – Two people suffered serious injuries after a multi-vehicle crash in Peoria on Sunday evening, August 11th.
First responders were at the scene near 91st Avenue and Olive Avenue around 9:10 p.m. According to authorities, one of the vehicles caught fire, but witnesses were able to help the driver out of the fiery vehicle. Both victims were transported to the local hospital, though they have not been identified at this time. Police are still investigating to determine if impairment or speed were factors in the two-vehicle accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
The latest report from the Arizona Department of Transportation showed that more than 35,000 injury accidents occurred across the state in 2018. And out of nearly 55,000 crashes total, more than half involved at least two cars and two wounded victims.
Long-term injuries, exorbitant medical costs, and job loss are just a few of the tragic consequences that may plague victims and their families after a serious crash. Fortunately, those affected by these serious accidents can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, victims can seek the fair compensation they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families. Contact our skilled car accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation today and learn more about your options.
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