Phoenix, AZ (August 26, 2019) – An injury accident blocked the HOV lane of Loop 101 near Tatum Boulevard on Monday afternoon, August 26.
Authorities say that the wreck occurred when at least one SUV and one sedan collided in the left lanes of L-101 eastbound, also known as the Pima Freeway, near Tatum Blvd around 3:00 p.m. Police and fire rescue units were at the scene to assist injured victims and investigate the cause of the crash, but local authorities have not released the drivers’ information at this time.
All lanes reopened by 4:15 p.m.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Almost 55,000 total accidents occurred across the state of Arizona in 2018, with several of those resulting in injuries. In fact, more than half of those wrecks involved multiple injured victims, according to recent numbers released by the Arizona Department of Transportation.
From costly medical bills and critical long-term injuries to missed work or even job loss, tragic consequences may plague victims and families after a serious accident. However, those affected can contact a Phoenix injury lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek the fair compensation they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free 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.