Tucson, AZ (January 20, 2020) – 47-year-old William S. Woodin died shortly after being involved in a motorcycle accident at the intersection of East Glenn Street and North Treat Avenue, according to officers from the Tucson Police Department.
The accident occurred on Sunday, just before 2:30 p.m. Officers from Operations Division Midtown were dispatched to the intersection after receiving a report of a serious injury collision involving a motorcycle. The Tucson Fire Department rendered aid to Woodin at the scene and he was transported to Banner University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. Woodin later passed away from his injuries.
According to interviews conducted by officers and detectives, a silver 2003 Toyota Echo passenger car was traveling southbound on Treat Avenue when it collided with Woodin’s motorcycle. The driver of the Toyota remained on the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
The investigation is ongoing and no charges or citations have been issued at this time.
Our condolences go out to the family of William S. Woodin at this time.
Per data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcycle accidents have more than doubled across Arizona in the past 25 years nationwide. And across the country, crash statistics show that one in seven deaths on the road occurred on a motorcycle.
Oftentimes, unfortunate consequences plague victims after a motorcycle accident. From long-term physical issues and medical bills to job loss or even death, victims and families are left to cope with devastating circumstances. But the victims and their families affected by these injurious wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement to compensate for their damages from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle crashes. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own, contact our crash lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today.
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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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