Tucson, AZ (July 14, 2019) – One woman died after a two-vehicle auto accident in Oro Valley on Saturday night, July 13th.
According to the Oro Valley Police Department, the serious crash occurred around 9:00 p.m. near Moore Road and Zircon Lane, west of La Cañada Drive.
Officers discovered a man outside of his vehicle and a woman trapped inside of her vehicle. Officials say that the woman was pronounced dead at the scene and the man was transported to Banner University Medical Center.
Across the state, almost 1,000 fatalities occurred as a result of auto accidents in 2017, reaching a 10-year high for Arizona. Crash numbers for 2018 followed suit in this year-over-year rise, and with more vehicles on the road for the summer, the risk of these dangerous incidents is heightened.
Costly medical expenses, long-term injuries, and even job loss are all-too-common after a car accident. However, victims and their families can contact a car accident lawyer in Phoenix for help to deal with these tragic consequences. In some cases, victims and their families can get justice from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our knowledgeable car accident lawyers at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Contact our skilled auto accident attorneys at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today.
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