Tucson, AZ (February 6, 2020) – Deputies are searching for at least one suspect who fled from authorities after an injurious accident in midtown late Thursday night.
Deputy James Allerton, a public information officer with the Pima County Sheriff’s Department, said that investigators are searching the area near the intersection of Stone Avenue and Prince Road for a suspect who fled. Allerton said deputies were involved in a car pursuit that resulted in a crash in the area at around 7:30 p.m., and the suspect left the scene shortly after.
It’s unclear if anyone was seriously hurt in the crash, though another vehicle was struck in the process of the stop. That individual was treated at the scene by Tucson paramedics.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a speedy recovery.
There are numerous accidents, both minor and severe, on the highways of Arizona each day. But while most accidents are classified as insignificant fender benders, these vehicle accidents can lead to tragic results for victims. In fact, the latest study from the Arizona Department of Transportation showed that nearly 37,000 collisions took place across the state in 2018 alone, with nearly half involving serious injuries.
These injury collisions can cause long-term health issues, property damage, and even job loss for victims, in addition to emotional trauma. Victims and their families are especially vulnerable when they’re involved in wrecks that occur due to the negligence of other drivers. Thankfully, victims and their families can seek legal aid from a skilled personal injury lawyer.
When it comes to fighting for victims and their families, ELG Law’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience and knowledge, having helped numerous victims get the compensation they deserve after a wreck. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation.
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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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