Phoenix, AZ (June 21, 2019) – An early morning auto accident on Friday, June 21st, blocked the right lane of traffic on I-10 westbound past Avondale.
The crash happened around 8:20 a.m. and appeared to involve two vehicles, according to officials. The right lane re-opened around 9:15 a.m. after the vehicles and debris were cleared by authorities.
Information about the drivers and their injuries have not yet been released.
Our thoughts go out to all involved in this auto accident.
Officials at the Arizona Department of Transportation say that auto accidents are on the rise across the state. According to reports, more than 120,000 auto accidents occurred in 2017 alone, with 900 deaths and 55,000 injuries resulting from those crashes. And now that temperatures are rising, more vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians are going outside and hitting the road. This increase in traffic means an even higher number of serious auto accidents, often involving both injuries and fatalities.
These serious auto accidents cause unforeseen costs, heavy long-term expenses, and tragic consequences for victims and their families. But those affected by serious auto accidents can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, get the justice and fair compensation they deserve.
Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC, are waiting to help you. Our attorneys have years of experience in helping victims and their families and are waiting for your call. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 today for a free consultation.
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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.