Phoenix, AZ (June 21, 2019) – An early morning auto accident on Friday, June 21st, blocked the right and center lanes of traffic on L-101 southbound near Ray Road.
Multiple vehicles appeared to be involved in the collision, which occurred around 4:02 a.m.
Officials were on the scene and investigating the cause of the crash. All lanes of traffic reopened around 4:53 a.m, after the vehicles and debris from the accident were cleared.
Information about the drivers and their conditions have not been released.
Our thoughts go out to all involved in today’s accident.
Auto accidents are on the rise across the state. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, more than 120,000 auto accidents occurred in 2017 alone, with 900 deaths and 55,000 injuries. And now that summer is here, along with rising temperatures, more vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians are on the roads. This increase in traffic means a higher chance of serious auto accidents involving both injuries and fatalities.
These serious auto accidents result in unforeseen costs, expenses, and tragic consequences for victims and their families. But those affected by serious auto accidents can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, get fair compensation.
Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, have years of experience in helping victims and their families and are waiting to help you. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 today for a free, no-hassle consultation.
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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.