Phoenix, AZ (January 18, 2020) – Phoenix police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred in north Phoenix near 35th Avenue and Union Hills Drive.
The accident occurred on Friday around 11:15 p.m. Authorities say that 23-year-old Timothy Romanoski was riding a 2002 Honda motorcycle eastbound on Union Hills Drive and drove through the intersection at 35th Avenue. At that time, a man driving a 2016 Honda Civic made a left turn in front of Romanoski’s motorcycle, causing the two vehicles to crash.
Romanoski hit the passenger side of the Civic and was thrown from the motorcycle. He was taken to a hospital via ambulance where he was pronounced dead.
Officers say speed appears to be a factor in the crash and that the investigation remains ongoing.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Timothy Romanoski.
Car accidents in Arizona are all too common. In fact, almost 127,000 collisions took place in 2018 alone. The rate of injurious wrecks, as well as collisions involving multiple vehicles, has only increased over the past decade.
After a crash, the stresses for all involved are exacerbated. Oftentimes, victims and their families must deal with insurance companies, long-term injuries, emotional distress, and financial difficulties. Occasionally, victims may succumb to their injuries, leaving grieving families to pick up the pieces. However, those affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer and learn more about protecting their legal rights and seeking justice after a multi-car crash.
ELG Law’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience and knowledge when it comes to fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered in a crash that occurred through no fault of their own. If you’ve been injured in an accident, contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation. Our compassionate attorneys are ready to help you get the justice and fair compensation you deserve after you’ve suffered due to the negligence of another driver.
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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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