Glendale, AZ – One Killed in Fatal Car Wreck on L-101 at 75th Ave
Glendale, AZ (May 24, 2020) – One person has died after several car accidents occurred in north Glendale on Saturday night.
According to the Department of Public Safety, the first incident was a rollover collision that happened around 9:00 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Loop 101, near 67th Avenue. DPS said no one was seriously injured in this first collision.
Close to the first incident, at 75th Avenue, another crash occurred that led to one person’s death. One driver was taken into custody after that crash, and impairment is believed to be a factor in the collision, per reports from DPS officials.
The multiple crashes closed Loop 101 westbound near the area, though the freeway has since been reopened. Both accidents remain under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Arizona
Each day, hundreds of vehicle accidents occur throughout the state. Car accidents are an unfortunate but common reality of life, especially those involving injuries. However, car crash victims still suffer physical and emotional trauma, particularly if an accident occurred through no fault of their own. Furthermore, grieving families may be left to pick up the pieces if they lose their loved ones in fatal car wrecks.
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 50,000 injuries occurred as a result of crashes statewide in 2018. These injurious accidents mean tragic consequences for victims, like long-term injuries, costly hospital bills, mental distress, and financial difficulties. But those affected can seek help from a Phoenix accident lawyer to safeguard their legal rights.
At ELG, our skilled team of injury accident lawyers in Arizona specializes in fighting for victims and their families after they’ve experienced these devastating incidents through no fault of their own. Contact our Arizona accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation.
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