Tempe, AZ (August 20, 2019) – On Monday night, August 19, a rear-end accident involving a drunk driver took place at the intersection of Baseline Road and Kyrene Road.
Officers were called to investigate after they received calls about an erratic driver in the area of Baseline Road and Kyrene Road. Officers then discovered that the same vehicle had allegedly rear-ended another one in the area after traveling at a high rate of speed.
When police arrived, they found that one person was seriously injured and another had minor injuries. The driver who had been driving erratically had not been wearing a seatbelt.
Police believe that the driver might have been drunk driving at the time, but they continue their investigation into the accident.
At this time, we would like to offer our sincerest thoughts and prayers to the parties injured in this crash.
Arizona experiences many types of accidents every year, a large majority of which are caused by reckless drivers who might have engaged in DUI. Between 2003-2012, approximately 2,900 people were killed in Arizona DUI accidents and tens of thousands more were injured at the hands of negligent parties. If you have been injured in one of these accidents and you are able to show that another party acted negligently, it might be time to speak with a car accident attorney about your options moving forward.
At ELG Law, our accident attorneys have worked to help many clients through one of the most difficult times in their lives, especially after they have experienced losses at the hands of a reckless driver. As the bills continue to pile up against you, you might be feeling lost and confused. Luckily, we are here to assist you every step of the way. Please reach out to us for more information at (623) 562-3838.
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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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