Tucson, AZ (August 22, 2019) – Yesterday morning, police reported that two people were killed in a fatal crash that took place at a local intersection in Tucson. One passed away at the scene while the other lost their life at a hospital.
The crash, according to police, involved three vehicles and took place at the intersection of Tangerine Road and La Canada Drive. The roadway was closed down for quite some time following the accident.
The victim who was killed at the scene of the accident was identified as an elderly male in one of the vehicles. The other victim, an 85-year-old woman, was taken to the hospital with severe trauma. While there, police confirmed that she succumbed to her injuries.
Police have also said that two people were transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
Police have not confirmed how the accident occurred but continue their investigation at this time.
Our sincere condolences are warmly offered to the family and friends of the victims whose lives were taken due to this accident.
In 2017, it was estimated that close to 900 individuals were killed in Arizona accidents. In the blink of an eye, your life or the life of a loved one could easily be turned upside-down at the hands of a reckless driver. If you have lost someone close to you, you have many rights to compensation. However, you will need the experienced help of an Arizona wrongful death attorney to assist you at this time.
Our attorneys at ELG Law have handled a variety of different cases, including collecting reimbursement for those who have suffered immeasurable losses when a loved one has been taken from them. There is nothing that compares to suddenly having to say goodbye to somebody you love due to an accident. Luckily, help is on your side. Please reach out to us for the help you deserve at (623) 562-3838.
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