Buckeye, AZ – 5 Hospitalized After Serious Crash Near MC 85 & Miller Rd
Buckeye, AZ (February 21, 2020) – Two adults and three children were taken to the hospital after a severe crash in Buckeye on Friday night.
According to local authorities, the accident happened near MC 85 and Miller Road. It’s unclear what led up to the crash or how many cars were involved. No identities have been released, though officers say that at least one of the victims sustained life-threatening injuries. Photographs from the scene show a red sedan that crashed into the end of a brick fence head-on, as well as another vehicle nearby.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injurious Car Accidents in Arizona
Hundreds of car collisions take place across the state daily. Car accidents are an unfortunate but common fact of life, particularly in Arizona. In fact, reports from the Arizona Department of Transportation show that accidents are on the rise, especially those involving multiple drivers and several injuries. Even though hundreds of minor crashes occur statewide on a day-to-day basis, the victims still suffer from physical and emotional trauma. When victims suffer in a crash that occurred due to the negligent actions of other parties, their trauma is only compounded.
Nearly 50,000 injuries occurred as a result of crashes last year alone. From long-term injuries and costly hospital bills to mental distress and financial difficulties, victims and families pay the price after auto accidents that happen through no fault of their own. But those affected can seek help from an accident lawyer to protect their legal rights.
At ELG Law, our skilled team of injury accident lawyers specializes in fighting for victims and their families after they’ve experienced these devastating incidents. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free 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.