Phoenix, AZ – Injury Wreck Blocks L-101 Near McDowell RdArizona Legal News
Phoenix, AZ (August 26, 2019) – An injury accident blocked the right lane of Loop 101 near McDowell Road on Monday afternoon, August 26.
According to authorities, the wreck occurred when at least two sedans collided in the right lanes of L-101 southbound, also known as the Agua Fria Freeway, near McDowell Road around 4:30 p.m. Police and fire rescue units were on the scene, assisting injured victims and investigating the cause of the crash. However, local authorities have not released the drivers’ information.
All lanes reopened by 5:15 p.m.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Crashes in Arizona
With nearly 55,000 total accidents across the state of Arizona in 2018, it’s clear that car crashes are an unfortunate reality of life. And more than half of those wrecks involved multiple injured victims and more than two vehicles, according to data released by the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Whether it’s costly medical bills and critical long-term injuries or even job loss, tragic results 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 justice 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.