Tucson, AZ (September 22, 2019) – A fatal crash occurred early Sunday morning on eastbound Golf Links Road, according to officers from the Tucson Police Department.
Official reports say the wreck occurred around 7:00 a.m. Sunday morning and involved at least two vehicles, though it’s unclear if others were involved in the crash. Tucson fire rescue units and EMTs responded and said that one person died at the scene. Other injured victims were transported to an area hospital via ambulance.
Eastbound Golf Links Road was closed from the Alvernon/Aviation exit to Swan Road for approximately four hours while police worked to determine the cause of the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
Car accidents are all too prevalent in Arizona, with nearly 127,000 crashes occurring in 2018 alone. Additionally, the rate of injurious wrecks, as well as multi-vehicle collisions, has risen over the past 10 years across the state. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, these devastating accidents are on the rise due to increased traffic on Arizona roads.
When it comes to multi-vehicle crashes, the stress that victims already feel after a wreck is only compounded. Oftentimes, victims must deal with insurance companies, long-term injuries, emotional distress, and financial difficulties. However, those affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer and learn more about protecting their legal rights and seeking justice after a multi-car crash.
ELG Law’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered from a crash caused by the negligent actions of other drivers. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle 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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