Tempe, AZ – 2 People Critically Injured in Motorcycle Crash at Mill Ave & Geneva DrArizona Legal News
Tempe, AZ (February 1, 2020) – Two people suffered life-threatening injuries in a serious motorcycle crash on Saturday evening.
According to officers from the Tempe Police Department, the motorcycle crashed into a house in Tempe. Tempe Fire Department officials said that a male driver and his passenger were taken to a hospital following the collision, which took place near Mill Avenue and Geneva Drive.
It’s not clear if anybody in the house was injured. No further information has been released, and the accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona
In Arizona, motorcycle wrecks are on the rise and have accounted for a sizable percentage of traffic fatalities over the past several years. Furthermore, according to data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcycle accidents have more than doubled in the past 25 years nationwide. Across the country, crash statistics show that one in seven deaths on the road occurred on a motorcycle.
Due to the nature of these wrecks, unfortunate consequences plague victims after a motorcycle accident. From long-term physical issues and medical bills to job loss or even death, victims and families are left to cope with devastating circumstances. But the victims and their families affected by these injurious wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement to compensate for their damages from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
The motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle crashes. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own, contact our crash lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today.
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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.