Phoenix, AZ (September 22, 2019) – A multi-vehicle crash near Black Canyon City resulted in at least one injury, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Officials from the Phoenix Police Department and Phoenix Fire Rescue were on the scene of the wreck, which occurred on southbound Interstate 17 around 6:00 p.m. and involved three vehicles. It appears that at least one victim was transported to an area hospital via ambulance, though their current condition remains unclear at this time. The other victims were treated at the scene by Phoenix emergency medical technicians.
Motorists were advised to delay travel or use alternate routes while officials investigated the cause of the multi-vehicle wreck.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Per information from the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 50,000 injuries occurred as a result of crashes last year. These injurious accidents mean stressful consequences for victims, who face issues like long-term physical problems, financial difficulties, and emotional trauma. Those affected by these devastating wrecks can seek help from an accident lawyer, especially if the crash was caused by the negligent actions of another driver.
Even the best drivers are subject to these unfortunate accidents. And with the help of a skilled lawyer, drivers who have experienced wrecks through no fault of their own can safeguard their legal rights.
At ELG Law, our skilled team of injury accident lawyers has years of experience fighting for victims and their families after these unfortunate accidents. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle 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.