Wickenburg, AZ – Fatality Reported After Head-on Collision on US 93Arizona Legal News
Wickenburg, AZ (February 9, 2020) – A person has died after a head-on collision that occurred on Sunday.
According to local police officers, the crash occurred on U.S. 93 outside of Wickenburg around 3:15 p.m. near milepost 192. The Arizona Department of Public Safety said that U.S. 93 was closed going both ways at milepost 192 for a couple of hours.
The Department of Public Safety originally said it was a two-car collision but recently tweeted that it was a three-car collision.
Another driver was airlifted to a local area hospital with serious injuries, the department said. The crash remains under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
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In 2012 alone, the Arizona Department of Transportation reported that approximately 100 fatal accidents occurred on local highways. Even though fatal car accidents do not happen as commonly as other types of vehicle accidents, they cause devastating results for those involved. And when a victim loses their life in a serious accident, it is crucial for family members to speak with an accident attorney in Arizona.
Our wrongful death attorneys at ELG Law have helped family members bear the costs and emotional damages that pile up after a car accident. When a family files a claim against those at fault, they are able to claim damages for aspects like lost wages, funeral expenses, and other incurred damages. Our attorneys have the skill and knowledge to help you navigate the legal system at this time. Please contact our law firm today at (623) 562-3838.
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