Phoenix, AZ (February 5, 2020) – A crash involving two vehicles temporarily closed lanes and resulted in at least one serious injury on westbound Interstate 10 at 16th Street late Wednesday.
According to authorities from the Phoenix Police Department, the two cars collided on the Papago Freeway around 10:30 p.m. and blocked the on-ramp at 16th Street. Phoenix paramedics were at the scene of the accident to treat victims and appeared to transport at least one individual to a local hospital.
The accident remains under investigation, according to information from the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
When it comes to injurious multi-car accidents, the results for victims are often devastating. In fact, nearly 4,000 injuries were recorded by the Arizona Department of Transportation in 2012 as a result of highway multi-vehicle accidents alone. Furthermore, Interstate 10 through Arizona is one of the most dangerous highways in the country for drivers.
Additionally, when victims are involved in these multi-vehicle, they could face an uphill battle with insurance companies. But those affected by these sudden and stressful crashes can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially when they’ve been involved in a wreck resulting from other drivers’ negligent actions.
ELG Law’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience when it comes to seeking the justice and fair compensation that victims deserve after a crash. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation. Our team of skilled, knowledgeable lawyers is here to help make your recovery process as stress-free as possible.
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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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