Phoenix, AZ (December 7, 2019) – Officers from the Phoenix Police Department say that injuries were reported in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 on Saturday.
According to officers, the accident occurred around 11:00 p.m. Several sedans collided in the eastbound lanes of I-10, also known as the Papago Freeway, at the US 60 intersection. It appears that one vehicle was forced into the concrete barrier after the chain-reaction crash. That vehicle, as well as two others, sustained severe front-end damage.
Phoenix paramedics were at the scene and transported at least one victim to the hospital.
Police are still investigating the accident at this time and haven’t given an update on the victims’ current conditions.
Our thoughts are with those injured in the accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Whether they’re speeding and driving recklessly or driving under the influence, distracted or negligent drivers can cause serious accidents. In fact, studies show that nearly 90 percent of accidents across the country are caused by some form of driver negligence, including impairment and distraction.
When drivers fail to obey traffic laws and operate their vehicles safely, victims and their families pay the price. Oftentimes, the victims of serious crashes have to deal with long-term injuries, property damage, costly medical expenses, and even job loss. But those affected can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek a fair settlement from a personal injury suit or wrongful death suit.
Our car accident attorneys at ELG Law have spent years fighting for victims and their families affected by car accidents. Contact our knowledgeable, experienced auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free today and protect your legal rights in the aftermath of a car accident.
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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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