Tucson, AZ – Multi-Car Crash Causes Injuries & Backup on I-10 at Alvernon WayArizona Legal News
Tucson, AZ (December 31, 2019) – A multi-vehicle crash heavily restricted Interstate 10 and resulted in multiple injuries on Tuesday evening.
According to reports from the Department of Public Safety, the wreck occurred around 7:45 p.m. on I-10, just before Alvernon Way. Crews were at the scene of the crash, which appeared to involve at least three or four sedans. Fire rescue units assisted victims at the scene and paramedics transported two people to the hospital via ambulance.
Officers from the Tucson Police Department are still investigating the accident and have not released details on the victims’ current conditions.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Arizona
Last year, at least two vehicles were involved in more than half of the total accidents that took place across the state. And nearly 55,000 car accidents occurred, with more than 25,000 involving multiple drivers. According to a report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation, multi-car crashes are on the rise statewide.
Car wrecks, especially those that occur as a result of other drivers’ negligent actions, can mean tragic circumstances for victims and their families. From medical bills and serious long-term injuries to job loss, devastating consequences may befall victims and their families. However, those affected can contact a Phoenix personal injury lawyer for help, and in some cases, victims may seek the fair compensation they deserve from wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today and learn more about your options.
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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.