Tucson, AZ (September 3, 2019) – Around 12:30 p.m. on Monday, September 2, police confirmed that an officer was injured in a two-vehicle crash at a local intersection.
According to authorities, the accident took place between a white pickup truck and a deputy’s vehicle at Mission and Valencia Roads.
At the time, a sergeant with Pima County was traveling northbound on Mission Road and went through the intersection of Valencia Road. A pickup truck had been headed westbound with two minor passengers. The pickup truck did not stop at the red light.
The truck ran into the passenger’s side of the patrol vehicle. All parties, including all within the pickup truck and the deputy, were taken to local area hospitals with injuries. They are all expected to survive.
At this time, no citations have been issued but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our sincerest thoughts are extended to the parties injured in this crash.
In 2017 alone, it was reported that approximately 55,000 people were injured in serious and life-changing accidents across Arizona. These accidents take place for many reasons every year on our roads including distractions, speeding, drunk driving, fatigue, and more. If you have suffered the consequences of a car accident that took place due to reckless reasons, it might be time to speak with a skilled and dedicated car accident attorney.
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