Tucson, AZ (February 6, 2020) – Officials with the Department of Public Safety are investigating a three-vehicle accident that occurred on Interstate 19 on Thursday.
Raul Garcia, a public information officer with DPS, said that the crash happened at around 5:15 p.m. underneath the Ajo Way overpass. Garcia said all vehicles involved had to be towed from the scene. One person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries via ambulance by Tucson EMTs, though that person’s current condition is unknown.
The accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 37,000 injury collisions occurred in the last year alone. These wrecks can result in tragic consequences for victims and their families, who are often left to cope with serious long-term trauma.
From high medical costs and emotional distress to property damage or lost wages, those affected may feel hopeless in the afternoon of an injurious wreck, especially after wrecks that occur due to other drivers’ negligent actions. Occasionally, victims may even succumb to their injuries, leaving grieving families to struggle with expensive bills and funerary costs, as well as mental trauma.
But those affected can seek legal aid from a skilled personal injury lawyer. When it comes to advocating for victims and their families, ELG Law’s team of auto accident attorneys has years of experience, compassion, and knowledge. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation and safeguard your legal rights 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.
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