Tucson, AZ – Injuries Reported in 2-Car Crash on I-10 Near VailArizona Legal News
Tucson, AZ (December 24, 2019) – A two-vehicle crash closed Interstate 10 eastbound near Vail late on Tuesday evening.
According to officials with the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred near exit 284, just east of State Route 8. It appears that two sedans collided in this area around 8:00 p.m. Tucson EMTs arrived at the scene shortly after the crash occurred and transported at least one victim to an area hospital, though that victim’s current condition is not known.
The wreck remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a quick recovery.
Injurious Crashes in Arizona
The Arizona Department of Transportation’s most recent accident report showed that there were more than 130,000 crashes across the state in 2018. Unfortunately, these wrecks resulted in numerous injuries for drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. In fact, at least 37,000 wrecks involved at least two victims with serious injuries that required urgent medical attention or hospitalization.
When drivers or their passengers sustain injuries in a serious accident, they often have to cope with both physical problems and emotional trauma. Whether it’s documenting their injuries and negotiating with insurance companies or dealing with lost wages, victims pay the price for other drivers’ negligence. Thankfully, victims and their families can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in a wreck that occurred through no fault of their own.
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.