Phoenix, AZ (August 10, 2019) – A car wreck on Saturday afternoon, August 10th, blocked the right lane of I-10 westbound past 7th Avenue.
Officials say that the multi-vehicle wreck occurred around 3:31 p.m. when at least two vehicles collided in the right lane of I-10 westbound, also known as the Papago Freeway. Police and fire rescue units were on the scene to assist injured victims and investigate the cause of the wreck, but the drivers’ information has not been released at this time.
All lanes were cleared by 4:00 p.m., though the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
The latest report from the Arizona Department of Transportation shows that more than 35,000 injuries occurred in 2018 as a consequence of serious car crashes across the state. And of the nearly 55,000 accidents total in Arizona, more than half involved at least two vehicles and several injuries.
Costly medical bills, critical long-term injuries, and even job loss or death may plague victims and their families after an accident. However, those affected by these serious injury accidents can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek compensation and justice from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our skilled accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Contact our skilled auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation today and learn more about your options.
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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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