Tag - Multi-Vehicle Wrecks in Arizona

1.2 Tucson, AZ - Car Crash Causing Injuries Reported on I-10 at I-19

Chandler, AZ – Two-Car Crash Causes Injuries on SR 347 Near Riggs Rd

Chandler, AZ (October 4, 2020) – A crash causing injuries occurred on State Route 347 near Riggs Road on Sunday afternoon in Chandler. Chandler police said an initial investigation indicated two cars traveling southbound on the SR 347 collided, causing a chain-reaction crash near the Riggs Road intersection around 4:00 p.m. It appears at least one of the drivers was either treated at the scene or transported to the hospital via ambulance with injuries, though further details on their condition [...]

1.5 Phoenix, AZ - Two-Car Crash Causes Injuries on I-10 at 27th Ave

Maricopa, AZ – Injuries Reported in Multi-Car Crash on SR 347 at Casa Blanca Rd

Maricopa, AZ (September 16, 2020) – A crash causing injuries occurred on State Route 347 near Casa Blanca Road on Wednesday evening in Maricopa. Maricopa police said an initial investigation indicated two cars traveling southbound on the SR 347 collided, causing a chain-reaction crash near the Casa Blanca Road intersection around 8:00 p.m. It appears at least one of the drivers was either treated at the scene or transported to the hospital via ambulance with injuries, though further details on [...]

11.16 Gila Bend, AZ - Truck Crash Causes Injuries on SR 85 at Tenmile Wash

Phoenix, AZ – Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Wreck on L-101 at McDowell Rd

Phoenix, AZ (September 11, 2020) – A crash causing injuries occurred on Loop 101 near McDowell Road on Friday evening in Phoenix. Phoenix police said an initial investigation indicated two cars traveling southbound on the L-101 Agua Fria collided, causing a chain-reaction crash near the McDowell Road ramp around 7:00 p.m. It appears at least one of the drivers was either treated at the scene or transported to the hospital via ambulance with injuries, though further details on their condition [...]

Tempe, AZ - Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Crash on SR 143 at L-202

Phoenix, AZ – Multi-Vehicle Wreck Causes Injuries on L-202 at Arizona Ave

Phoenix, AZ (September 8, 2020) – A multi-vehicle wreck on Tuesday afternoon resulted in several injured victims, per reports from the Phoenix Police Department. In addition to the Phoenix Police Department, local rescue units were dispatched to the scene. Officials say that the accident occurred when multiple passenger cars collided in the left and HOV lanes of L-202, also known as the South Mountain Freeway, approaching Arizona Avenue around 12:30 p.m. Fire rescue and police units assisted injured victims and worked [...]

1.20 Mesa, AZ - Car Crash Causes Injuries on L-202 Red Mtn at L-101 Price

Phoenix, AZ – Officers Investigating Injury Wreck on L-202 at Arizona Ave

Phoenix, AZ (August 19, 2020) – A multi-vehicle wreck on Wednesday afternoon resulted in several injured victims, per reports from the Phoenix Police Department. In addition to the Phoenix Police Department, local rescue units were dispatched to the scene. Officials say that the accident occurred when multiple passenger cars collided in the left and HOV lanes of L-202, also known as the South Mountain Freeway, approaching Arizona Avenue around 3:30 p.m. Fire rescue and police units assisted injured victims and worked [...]

1.15 Phoenix, AZ - Two-Car Crash Causes Injuries on I-10 at 24th St & Salt River Bridge

Phoenix, AZ – Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Wreck on L-202 at Desert Foothills

Phoenix, AZ (August 11, 2020) – A multi-vehicle wreck on Tuesday evening resulted in several injured victims, per reports from the Phoenix Police Department. In addition to the Phoenix Police Department, local rescue units were dispatched to the scene. Officials say that the accident occurred when multiple passenger cars collided in the left and HOV lanes of L-202, also known as the South Mountain Freeway, approaching Desert Foothills around 9:30 p.m. Fire rescue and police units assisted injured victims and worked [...]

12.18 Gilbert, AZ - Two Injured in Rollover Crash on L-202 at Santan Village Pkwy

Phoenix, AZ – Rear-End Wreck Causes Injuries on I-10 at 51st Ave

Phoenix, AZ (July 12, 2020) – Multiple cars were involved in an injury wreck on Interstate 10 at 51st Avenue on Sunday afternoon. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the crash involved at least two vehicles and occurred around 4:30 p.m. News video from the Arizona Department of Transportation’s social media showed that one of the cars collided with another vehicle in an apparent chain-reaction crash. However, the details leading up to the crash remain unclear. Phoenix EMTs were [...]

1.17 Flagstaff, AZ - Rear-End Crash Causes Injuries on US 89 Near Cameron

Florence, AZ – Deadly Head-On Crash Reported on SR 79 Near Arizona Farms

Florence, AZ (July 10, 2020) – A deadly crash involving multiple vehicles shut down Highway 79 in both directions on Friday afternoon. Per reports from officials with the Arizona Department of Public Safety, three vehicles were involved in a head-on accident at milepost 143 on SR 79, resulting in at least one death and several injuries. Additional information was not immediately available. DPS officials said the crash involved a semi-truck hauling hay, which forced the shutdown of the highway in both [...]

Phoenix, AZ - Injuries Reported in Three-Car Crash on I-17 at Union Hills Dr

Phoenix, AZ – Five-Car Wreck Causes Injuries on I-10 at SR 143

Phoenix, AZ (July 4, 2020) – A multi-vehicle wreck closed the left lanes of Interstate 10 approaching State Route 143 on Saturday afternoon and resulted in at least one injury, per reports from the Phoenix Police Department. Officials say that the accident occurred when at least five vehicles collided in the left lanes of I-10 westbound approaching State Route 143 around 6:15 p.m. Police and fire rescue units responded to the scene and were assisting injured victims. However, authorities were [...]

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Phoenix, AZ – Injuries Reported in Two Wrecks on I-10 at 51st Ave

Phoenix, AZ (June 30, 2020) – Multiple cars were involved in two separate crashes on Interstate 10 at 51st Avenue early Monday morning. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the two accidents happened in the same area around 2:30 a.m. and involved at least five vehicles. News video from the Arizona Department of Transportation’s freeway camera showed that one of the cars collided with another vehicle then rolled over several times. DPS said that at least three vehicles [...]