Scottsdale, AZ (December 4, 2019) – ABC 15 anchor and reporter Marc Thompson was injured Tuesday when he was hit by a car in Scottsdale.
The incident occurred around 12:00 p.m. near 90th Street and Bell Road. It’s unclear how the accident happened, though the driver who hit Marc stopped and a number of witnesses rendered aid to Thompson.
Officers from the Scottsdale Police Department arrived at the scene to investigate, and local EMTs transported Marc to the hospital. He has been hospitalized but is expected to fully recover.
Our thoughts are with Marc Thompson and his family in hopes of a full recovery.
The latest accident report from the Arizona Department of Transportation showed that the state had more than 130,000 accidents in 2018. Unfortunately, countless injuries resulted from these wrecks. In fact, at least 37,000 of the accidents involved at least two seriously injured victims requiring medical care or hospitalization.
Oftentimes, wreck victims must document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and take time from work. They may even have to deal with lost wages or job loss. But victims and their families can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in an accident that’s caused by the negligent actions of another driver.
Our skilled team of injury accident lawyers at ELG Law specializes in fighting for victims and their families. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid.
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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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