Phoenix, AZ (September 17, 2019) – Last night around 8:15 p.m., a woman was seriously injured in a pedestrian accident on 43rd Avenue.
The woman had been crossing the street and was mid-block when she was suddenly struck by a northbound vehicle. The driver stayed at the scene of the crash and did not show signs of impairment.
The pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was badly injured and was immediately taken to the hospital in critical condition. Police do not know her current condition at this time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family in hopes of a full recovery.
Arizona is the second deadliest state for pedestrian accidents. Regardless of the amount of laws and regulations that are enacted annually to protect pedestrians from motor vehicle collisions, many individuals continue to fall victim to these accidents. When a victim is seriously injured in a pedestrian accident due to the reckless acts of another party, it is crucial that they or their family speak with a skilled personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
For several decades, our attorneys at ELG Law have helped countless victims protect their legal rights and work toward reimbursement for a variety of damages. Many at-fault parties are held responsible for the harm that they have caused others on our roads each year. Our law firm works to ensure that you gain full compensation for your damages so that you can move forward during this difficult time. Contact us today for an evaluation of your claim at (623) 562-3838.
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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.