Phoenix, AZ (June 30, 2019) – An auto accident in the early morning hours on Sunday closed an off-ramp on I-17 northbound at Thunderbird Road.
The auto accident occurred around 2:07 a.m. Authorities were on the scene to determine the cause of the crash, but information on the drivers and their conditions have not been released.
The off-ramp re-opened at 2:46 a.m.
Our thoughts go out to the victims for a quick recovery.
Auto accidents involving fatalities and injuries are on the rise across the state. Since 2016, there has been a steady increase in fatalities specifically from auto accidents in Arizona, according to a recent report from the Arizona Department of Transportation. And now that summer is here, more traffic is on the roads, meaning more dangerous auto accidents for vehicles, bikes, and pedestrians.
These auto accidents can cause tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families. But victims can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help. In some cases, attorneys can help victims and families 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 get justice. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 and schedule a free, no-hassle consultation for legal aid today.
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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.