Phoenix, AZ (September 24, 2019) – This morning, shortly before 9 a.m., police responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident in Phoenix that led to serious injuries for one individual.
The crash, according to authorities, happened on 52nd Street when two adults were crossing the street and one of them was struck by a passing vehicle. The driver stayed at the scene of the collision and was cooperative with the police.
Due to the accident, 52nd Street was closed for some time while police took a closer look at the accident scene. Police prompted motorists in the area to avoid the area and choose an alternate route.
The condition of the victim is not known at this time. No other information has been provided but the investigation into the collision is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope that they will fully recover from their injuries.
Pedestrian accidents are some of the most severe collisions on our roads. Arizona actually remains at the top of the list for deadliest states for pedestrians and has experienced a 35 percent increase in fatal accidents in the past 10 years. These unexpected accidents cause immense devastation for the victims as well as their families. A victim who has been injured in a serious pedestrian accident may suffer from a variety of damages, which is why it is crucial for them to speak with a skilled personal injury attorney in Arizona about their options.
Our attorneys at ELG Law have decades worth of experience handling these types of cases and are knowledgeable in the laws that dictate the outcome of your case. By using our skills, we will help you or anyone who has been impacted by a serious pedestrian crash gain full and fair reimbursement for a wide variety of losses. Contact our attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to find out what legal options you have.
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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.