Avondale, AZ – Injuries Reported in Multi-Car Crash on I-10 WB
Avondale, AZ (January 15, 2020) – A serious injury accident in Avondale is under investigation by the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
According to Avondale police officials, the wreck happened at 9:30 p.m. on Interstate 10 westbound, near the Dysart Road interchange. Authorities from DPS said two vehicles collided in the westbound lanes of I-10, but it’s not clear how the accident occurred at this time.
At least one person was seriously injured in the accident and transported to a local hospital via ambulance. Authorities closed the westbound lanes of I-10 for about an hour to investigate, though they have not released further details.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Collisions in Arizona
According to authorities from the Arizona Department of Transportation, there were 130,000 motor vehicle crashes across the state in 2018 alone. At least 37,000 of these total accidents involved two or more individuals in need of medical care or even hospitalization. Furthermore, several of these serious crashes occurred on Interstate 10.
Suffering from crash injuries often leads to both physical and mental trauma. Oftentimes, wreck victims must document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and even take an extended leave from work. But victims and their families can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in a crash that occurred due to the negligent actions of another driver.
At ELG Law, our skilled team of injury accident lawyers specializes in advocating for victims and their families after a wreck. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid.
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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.