Prescott, AZ (September 26, 2019) – On Tuesday, September 24th, a fatal head-on crash took place on Iron Springs Road in Prescott that claimed two lives.
The accident, according to police, took place around 3 p.m. just outside of Skull Valley. The driver of a Chevy truck was headed north toward Prescott when they went over the center lines and slammed head-on into a Toyota sedan headed south.
The two people in the Toyota, a driver and a passenger, were pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver and passenger in the truck suffered injuries but are expected to make full recoveries. None of the victim’s names have been released.
At this time, the investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are also with the injured victims and their families in hopes of full recoveries.
In 2018, data released by the Arizona Department of Public Safety stated that over 130,000 accidents happened on Arizona roadways. Hundreds of these led to fatal results for the parties involved. The horrific aftermath of a fatal accident can leave a huge impact on a family’s lives as they are devastated by these sudden losses. This is why it is essential for the family to have an experienced wrongful death attorney on their side.
When a victim loses their life in an automobile collision caused by negligent acts, it can leave the family of the victim in a difficult position. They may wonder how they can protect their legal rights from harm following one of these accidents. Our attorneys at ELG Law want all victims to understand that they have a legal right to file a wrongful death claim against a negligent party. Please contact us today at (623) 562-3838 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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.