Tucson, AZ (August 13, 2019) – Police have identified the woman who was killed in a fatal crash that took place on West Silverlake Road in Tucson on Wednesday.
The accident, according to police, took place around 12:30 p.m. At the time, 69-year-old Margaret Ramirez was driving her 2019 Impala westbound. She went through a light, which is where a 2019 Kia driving northbound came through at the same time.
The Impala Ramirez was traveling in drove in front of the Kia, causing the two vehicles to collide with one another. The driver of the Kia suffered minor injuries, while Ramirez was killed in the accident.
No citations have been issued at this time and the investigation continues.
Our sincerest condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident.
More cars are hitting our roads more than ever before, which is why the number of accidents involving motor vehicles continues to increase across Arizona. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, auto accident fatalities are on the rise, with an increase of nearly 100 injuries or fatalities from 2016 to 2017 alone. Because of this, our wrongful death attorneys would like to speak with you about your options moving forward.
At ELG Law, our attorneys have years of experience in these types of cases and want to help you achieve the compensation you deserve so that you can move forward. There are many damages that you likely do not want to face on your own, such as medical bills, funeral expenses, lost wages, and more, after you have lost someone closest to you. Please reach out to us at (623) 562-3838 for more information on how we can assist you at this time.
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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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