Scottsdale, AZ (December 16, 2019) – Five people were hospitalized after a head-on crash in north Scottsdale on early Monday morning.
According to officers from the Scottsdale Police Department, the crash happened near Happy Valley Road and Pima Road around 2:30 a.m. Fire officials say that two vehicles were involved in a head-on crash. Two of the victims are in critical condition and at least one person had to be freed from one of the vehicles by fire rescue units.
The cause of the crash is currently unknown, but road restrictions were in place while authorities investigated the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for their full recovery.
Hundreds of serious vehicle crashes occur each day throughout the country. Drivers should be aware of road hazards, local laws, and their duty to obey road rules. However, even the best defensive drivers may experience accidents. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, injurious accidents are on the rise, particularly those involving multiple vehicles and drivers.
Furthermore, injurious accidents can result in stressful, sometimes tragic consequences for victims, like long-term physical problems, emotional trauma, and financial difficulties. Those affected by these wrecks can seek help from an accident lawyer, especially if the wreck was caused by the negligent actions of another driver.
At ELG Law, our skilled team of car accident lawyers specializes in fighting for victims and their families after they’ve been involved in these unfortunate incidents. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation.
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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.
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