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Glendale, AZ – Crash Blocked HOV Lane on L-101 at 51st Ave

Glendale, AZ – Crash Blocked HOV Lane on L-101 at 51st Ave

Glendale, AZ (August 16, 2019) – A multi-vehicle wreck blocked the HOV lane on Loop 101 past 51st Avenue on Friday morning, August 16th.

Fire rescue and police units responded to the accident, which occurred when at least two cars collided in the HOV lane of L-101 eastbound, also known as the Agua Fria Freeway, past 51st Avenue around 7:30 a.m. First responders assisted the injured victims and worked to determine the cause of the collision but have not released the drivers’ information or details about their injuries at this time.

All lanes reopened by 8:00 a.m.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Multi-Vehicle Wrecks in Arizona

In 2018, nearly 35,000 accident injuries occurred across the state, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. This recent data also showed that more than half of last year’s 55,000 total crashes involved two or more wounded victims and multiple vehicles.

Whether it’s costly medical bills and long-term injuries or job loss or even death, car accidents can have unfortunate consequences for both victims and their families. But those affected by these tragic incidents can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.

Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our car accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today and learn more about your options.

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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.