Phoenix, AZ (February 2, 2020) – Three people were sent to the hospital on Sunday night after a multiple-vehicle crash in Phoenix.
According to officers from the Phoenix Police Department, the accident happened around 10:00 p.m. in the area of 51st Avenue and McDowell Road. The Phoenix Fire Department said that some of the people involved were ejected from a car. Three individuals were taken to a local area hospital in critical condition. The victims included two women, aged 21 and 25, and a man whose age is not known.
Police are now investigating the cause of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
The latest accident report from the Arizona Department of Transportation showed that the state had more than 130,000 accidents in 2018. Unfortunately, numerous injuries resulted from these wrecks. At least 37,000 of the accidents involved two or more seriously injured victims requiring medical care or hospitalization. Furthermore, many of these wrecks are caused by distracted or impaired drivers.
Those who sustain crash injuries often have to cope with both physical and emotional trauma. Wreck victims must document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and take time from work. They may even have to deal with lost wages or job loss. But victims and their families can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in an accident that’s caused by the negligent actions of another driver.
Our skilled team of injury accident lawyers at ELG Law specializes in fighting for victims and their families. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid.
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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.
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