Tempe, AZ – Injuries Reported in Possible Wrong-Way Crash on L-101 at University DrArizona Legal News
Tempe, AZ (March 19, 2020) – Injuries were reported after a crash on Loop 101 near University Drive on Thursday afternoon.
According to officers from the Tempe Police Department, the accident involved several vehicles and said that one of the vehicles involved appeared to be a car that drove the wrong way up the University Drive off-ramp around 6:40 p.m.
Tempe paramedics were at the scene to treat victims, though it’s unclear if any injured persons were transported to a hospital.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for their full recovery.
Injurious Car Accidents in Arizona
According to statistics from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, there have been 1,175 wrong-way incidents in the state of Arizona in just one year. Furthermore, these crashes are on the rise from 2018 numbers reported by the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Oftentimes, the victims of serious wrong-way crashes have to deal with long-term injuries, property damage, costly medical expenses, and even job loss. But those affected can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek a fair settlement from a personal injury suit or wrongful death suit.
Our car accident attorneys at ELG Law have spent years fighting for victims and their families affected by car accidents. Contact our knowledgeable, experienced auto accident lawyers at (623) 321-0566 to schedule your free today and protect your legal rights in the aftermath of a car accident.
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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.