Tucson, AZ (January 10, 2020) – Serious injuries were reported in a two-vehicle collision on westbound Interstate 10 at Kino Road on Friday, according to officers from the Tucson Police Department.
Authorities say that one of the drivers may have had a medical episode. Per a report from Bart Graves at the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the two-vehicle injury collision occurred at 10:39 a.m. The driver who suffered the episode was taken to Banner University Medical Center, where he remains in critical condition. The other driver appears to have been treated at the scene by paramedics.
The crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Per the most recent crash report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 35,000 accident injuries occurred across the state in 2018. And per last year’s data, more than half of last year’s 55,000 total crashes included two or more vehicles. The nature of these multi-vehicle crashes means even more stress for victims and their families.
In fact, exorbitant medical expenses, critical long-term injuries, and even job loss or death are just a few of the unforeseen, often tragic consequences that can affect both victims and their families after an accident. But those affected by these unfortunate incidents can contact a Phoenix car accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our car 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.
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