Goodyear, AZ – Fatality Reported After Motorcycle Crash at Litchfield Rd & Indian School Rd
Goodyear, AZ (February 5, 2020) – One person has died after a pickup truck and a motorcycle collided in Goodyear on Wednesday morning.
According to officers from the Goodyear Police Department, the wreck happened around 6:30 a.m. at Litchfield Road and Indian School Road.
Details were not immediately available, but Officer Dane Scheckel of the Goodyear Police Department said that northbound Litchfield Road from Indian School Road and eastbound Indian School Road from Litchfield Road were closed while officers investigated.
The identity of the deceased victim, as well as any other injured victims, has not been released. The investigation is ongoing.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with any injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Motorcycle Crashes in Arizona
Per data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcycle accidents have more than doubled across Arizona in the past 25 years nationwide. And across the country, crash statistics show that one in seven deaths on the road occurred on a motorcycle.
Unfortunate consequences plague victims after a motorcycle accident. From long-term physical issues and medical bills to job loss or even death, victims and families are left to cope with devastating circumstances. But the victims and their families affected by these injurious wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement to compensate for their damages from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle crashes. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own, contact our crash lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today.
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