Goodyear, AZ – Officers Investigating Injury Crash on I-10 at Estrella Pkwy
Goodyear, AZ (June 2, 2020) – A serious injury accident blocked several lanes of Interstate 10 at Estrella Parkway on Tuesday afternoon and caused at least one serious injury.
Authorities at the scene said that the crash occurred when multiple vehicles collided in the right lanes of I-10 westbound, also known as the Papago Freeway, at Estrella Parkway around 3:00 p.m. Police and fire rescue units responded to assist injured victims but have not determined the cause of the accident or released the drivers’ information at this time. The crash caused major backups in the area, and traffic had to be diverted as a result.
EMTs were also at the scene to treat victims and appeared to transport one victim to the hospital via ambulance, though their current condition remains unknown.
The accident is still under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Crashes in Arizona
Nearly 35,000 injuries occurred as a result of car accidents across Arizona last year. And from the 55,000 total crashes that occurred in 2018, more than half involved at least two injured victims, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT).
Serious car accidents result in tragic consequences for victims and their families, including expensive medical bills, extensive property damage, and serious long-term injuries. However, those affected by these serious incidents can contact a Phoenix vehicle crash lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG 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) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation today and learn more about your options.
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