Prescott, AZ (September 3, 2019) – Police have confirmed that a woman was killed in a fatal accident that took place on Williamston Valley Road.
Authorities have since identified the woman as 18-year-old Southern California woman, Caitlyn Smiddy. The accident took place around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, although they have not yet confirmed all the details concerning what caused the accident.
Smiddy’s vehicle allegedly drove off the side of the road and into a ditch. As a result, she was ejected from the vehicle and suffered fatal injuries.
There was a passenger in the vehicle as well, who was sent to the hospital with injuries.
The investigation into the circumstances of the crash continues.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Arizona is no stranger to fatal accidents. Hundreds of lives are taken every year due to the negligence of others. In fact, it has been estimated that close to 900 individuals were killed in these accidents in just 2017 alone. If you have lost someone you love in a sudden and unexpected accident, you might be feeling lost and confused about the outcome of your case and how you can achieve reimbursement for these horrific losses. Our Arizona wrongful death attorneys are here to offer our support.
At ELG Law, we have handled a wide variety of accident cases and are fully dedicated to helping you collect compensation after you have suffered some of the most immeasurable losses that could possibly occur. You do not have to stand alone as you grieve and face bills you might not be able to handle on your own. Please contact us for the help you deserve at (623) 562-3838.
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.
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