Phoenix, AZ (August 9, 2019) – A pedestrian is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle at 51st Avenue and Campbell Avenue early Thursday morning.
According to authorities on the scene, the incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. at 51st and Campbell Avenues, between Indian School and Camelback Roads. Police and fire rescue units responded to the injury accident, and the pedestrian was transported to a local hospital. The victim remains in serious condition at this time, but the details of the accident and the drivers’ information have not been released.
Phoenix has seen a considerably higher rate of pedestrian fatalities than the national average. In fact, fatal accidents involving pedestrians in Phoenix have risen by 125 percent over the last 10 years.
Due to the nature of pedestrian accidents, victims often suffer serious long-term injuries and costly medical bills, as well as job loss or even death. But those affected by these serious incidents can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident and wrongful death attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Even minor collisions can cause stress, hassle, and emotional or physical harm in the long term. Contact our skilled accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle 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.