Goodyear, AZ – 2 Hospitalized After 2-Car Crash at Tuthill Rd & Queen Creek Rd
Goodyear, AZ (April 21, 2020) – Two men were hospitalized after a car crash that occurred near Goodyear on Sunday, officials said.
The crash happened near the intersection of Tuthill Road and Queen Creek Road around 4:30 p.m., the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.
According to witnesses at the scene, a car with three men in their 20s crashed into another car with two passengers also in their 20s. The two men in the front seats of the first vehicle were taken to the hospital via ambulance with life-threatening injuries.
Officials said that alcohol is not suspected to be a factor, but speed is considered to be a factor. MCSO traffic detectives are still investigating the cause of the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Car Wrecks in Arizona
The Arizona Department of Transportation’s recent accident report showed that nearly 130,000 Arizona motor vehicle crashes occurred in 2018. Of these total accidents, at least 37,000 involved two seriously injured people needing medical care or hospitalization.
Those who suffer injuries often have both physical and mental trauma to deal with. Wreck victims need to document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and often take an extended leave from work. They may face lost wages or even job loss. However, victims and their families can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in an accident due to the negligent actions of another driver.
At ELG, our skilled team of injury accident lawyers specializes in fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered in a car wreck that occurred through no fault of their own. Reach out to our accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid. Our compassionate attorneys are ready to help you through this difficult time.
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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.