Phoenix, AZ (June 26, 2019) – An auto accident on Tuesday, June 25th, sent one person to the hospital.
A bicyclist was struck by a car near 7th Avenue and Mohave Street late Tuesday night. Authorities have not identified the bicyclist or released an update on his condition at this time.
The driver of the car stayed on the scene and is cooperating with the investigation. The cause of the crash is under investigation, though authorities believe that impairment is not a factor.
Our thoughts are with the victim and his family.
Arizona roads are seeing an increase in vehicles, bicycles, and pedestrians this summer, meaning a higher number of serious auto accidents. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, more than 900 deaths and 55,000 injuries occurred as a result of serious auto accidents in 2017, part of a year-over-year rise in dangerous crashes.
Victims and families affected by serious auto accidents often suffer unforeseen costs, expenses, and tragic consequences. But those affected by these 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 get the justice they deserve after a serious auto accident. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838, and get a free, no-hassle consultation 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.