Avondale, AZ – Authorities Investigating Injury Crash on I-10 at 99th Ave
Avondale, AZ (April 22, 2020) – On Wednesday afternoon, a multi-car collision blocked the right lanes of Interstate 10 near 99th Avenue and resulted in at least one injury.
Local police officials reported that multiple passenger vehicles collided in the right and center lanes of I-10, also referred to as the Papago Freeway, just before 99th Avenue. Authorities were at the scene to assist injured victims and investigate the cause of the wreck, which occurred around 12:45 p.m. Witnesses say that one of the sedans rear-ended another vehicle on the highway.
Avondale police officers gathered the information of both drivers at the scene, but their identifying information and the extent of their injuries remain unknown at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Car Collisions in Arizona
Several collisions, both minor and serious, take place on Arizona roads each day. And though most accidents are classified as insignificant fender benders, car wrecks can occasionally lead to tragic consequences for victims. In fact, a recent report from the Arizona Department of Transportation showed that nearly 37,000 injury collisions occurred statewide in 2018.
These collisions can have significant impacts on victims and their families, from medical costs to property damage and even long-term injuries or job loss. Victims often feel intense emotional distress, especially when they’re involved in wrecks that occur due to the negligent actions of other drivers. Thankfully, victims and their families can seek relief and legal aid from a personal injury lawyer.
Local accident attorneys in Arizona can help both victims and their families seek the fair compensation they deserve from a personal injury lawsuit.
When it comes to fighting for victims and their families, ELG’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience and skill. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation.
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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.