Tucson, AZ (September 8, 2019) – A two-vehicle wreck closed the left lane of Interstate 10 on Sunday afternoon, causing traffic jams in the area.
Authorities arrived on the scene around 1:30 p.m., where they encountered a white pickup truck with severe front-end damage and a blown-out tire. Officials say the truck collided with a sedan in the left lanes of I-10 at milepost 264, near Palo Verde Road. Both vehicles were traveling eastbound at the time of the crash.
Paramedics also responded to the wreck in order to assist injured victims. Officials are still working to determine the cause of the crash and have not released further details.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Numerous car accidents happen every day on Arizona highways, ranging from minor fender benders to severe crashes. Data published by the Arizona Department of Transportation indicates that nearly 130,000 crashes took place throughout the state last year, with nearly 11,000 of those accidents involving at least two cars.
Collisions involving multiple vehicles are often stressful and can lead to tragic, unforeseen situations. Victims of these multi-car crashes often face emotional distress, long-term physical problems, complications with insurance companies, and even lost wages or extended time away from work. But victims and their families can seek help from a personal injury lawyer and learn more about safeguarding their legal rights after a crash.
ELG Law’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience and knowledge when it comes to fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered in a crash that occurred through no fault of their own. If you’ve been injured in an accident, 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.