Phoenix, AZ (November 21, 2019) – A two-car crash in Phoenix on Thursday has left four people with serious injuries.
Officers from the Phoenix Police Department say that the crash happened after 7:00 p.m. at 35th Avenue and Camelback Road. Two of the four injured victims are children, and firefighters say that they are roughly 8 years old. They were taken to Phoenix Children’s Hospital via ambulance. The other two are adult women and were hospitalized as well.
The intersection was closed while police investigated, with officers advising drivers to use 27th Avenue and Indian School Road as alternates. The victims’ information, as well as their current conditions, have not been released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a quick recovery.
Arizona is one of the top five most dangerous states for driving in the country, according to a study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Over the summer months, injuries and fatalities associated with car accidents are particularly prevalent. In fact, the research, which recorded injuries and fatalities between May and September, found that Interstate 10 had 100 deaths during the summer season last year.
It’s clear that these serious incidents are an unfortunate reality of life in Arizona. And those who sustain crash injuries cope with physical and emotional trauma, having to document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and even take time from work or deal with job loss. But individuals who are affected 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 after a wreck. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
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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