Phoenix, AZ – Serious Injury Accident Near I-10 at 7th StArizona Legal News
Phoenix, AZ (August 12, 2019) – One victim was sent to the hospital in serious condition after a crash near Interstate 10 at 7th Street early Sunday morning, August 11th.
According to Phoenix police, a car merging off I-10, also known as the Papago Freeway, collided with a car traveling southbound on 7th Street around 2:30 a.m. One driver was transported to the local hospital with serious injuries. The other driver, identified as 28-year-old Jaira Delgado, showed signs of impairment at the scene of the crash, per information from officials at the scene.
Delgado was arrested and booked for aggravated assault, but the other driver has not been identified at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Arizona
The Arizona Department of Transportation’s latest report showed that more than 35,000 injuries as a result of car crashes took place across the state in 2018 alone. And nearly 55,000 accidents total occurred, with more than half of those involving at least two vehicles and two injured victims.
From long-term injuries to exorbitant medical costs and even job loss, tragic consequences may plague victims and their families after a serious accident. However, those affected by these injury accidents can contact a Phoenix car accident lawyer for help. In some cases, victims can seek fair compensation and the justice they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families who have suffered due to an accident. Contact our skilled car accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation today and learn more about your options.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
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.