Phoenix, AZ (July 10, 2019) – An auto accident on Tuesday afternoon, July 9th, blocked the right lanes on Loop 101 southbound near McDowell Road.
According to officials, the incident occurred between McDowell Road and Chaparral Road on Loop 101. Reports indicated that the injury accident occurred at approximately 5:29 p.m, appearing to involve multiple vehicles traveling southbound in the right lanes.
Fire Rescue and Police Units were dispatched to the scene to assist the victims of the vehicle accident. All lanes re-opened around 6:00 p.m., though the updated condition of the injured victim(s) and their information have not been released.
Crews were on scene investigating the cause of the car crash.
According to the Arizona Department of Transporation, there were nearly 130,000 car accidents across the state in 2018, with 36,507 of those resulting in injuries and almost 1,000 fatalities. When it comes to dangerous car wrecks, a number of factors are to blame, from impairment to distracted driving to adverse weather.
No matter the cause, car accidents can result in tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families. But victims and their families can contact a car accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, learn more about getting the fair compensation they deserve following a wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit.
Our skilled motor vehicle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience in helping victims and their families get justice. Contact our auto accident attorneys at (623) 562-3838 and schedule a free 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.