Phoenix, AZ (August 5, 2019) – A car crashed into a pawn shop early Sunday morning, August 4th, at 7th Avenue and Baseline Road.
Officials responded to the scene of the accident, which occurred around 6:27 a.m., to assess injuries, damage and investigate the cause of the crash. Police and fire rescue units were assisting injured victims at the pawn shop, located near the 7th Avenue and West Baseline Road intersection. The information of the victims, as well as the driver and any passengers, has not yet been released. The extent of the crash injuries is not known at this time.
According to a recent report from the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 55,000 accidents and more than 35,000 accident injuries occurred across the state in 2018. These numbers are part of a year-over-year rise in crashes since 2015, and more than half of these serious crashes involved multiple injuries and more than one vehicle.
From long-term medical expenses to serious injuries and even job loss or death, victims and families may suffer devastating consequences after a wreck. But they can contact a Phoenix car accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation and the justice they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our car accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Even minor collisions can cause stress, hassle, and emotional or physical harm in the long term. 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.