Goodyear, AZ – Pedestrian Accident Involving Golf Cart at McDowell Rd
Goodyear, AZ (November 5, 2019) – Around 9 a.m. this morning, police responded to a pedestrian accident involving a golf cart driver at a local Goodyear intersection.
The accident took place near the intersection of McDowell Road and Pebble Creek Parkway. A woman in her 70s had been walking across the street in a crosswalk when she was struck by the golf cart.
The driver of the golf cart was identified as a woman who was not injured. She remained at the scene of the accident.
The pedestrian was transported to a local area hospital but the extent of her injuries is not known.
It is not known if any charges will be filed at this time. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
In 2018, Arizona had the highest rate of pedestrian accidents within the nation and the highest fatality rates. Because Arizona is known for having such a high fatality and injury rate, more must be done about these rates so that pedestrian accidents can be prevented. Being injured in a pedestrian accident can be a life-altering experience, especially when you believe that another party is fully liable. This is why it is essential to have the help of an experienced personal injury attorney on your side during these difficult times.
At ELG Law, our skilled accident attorneys have helped countless victims collect full and fair compensation for a wide variety of aspects. You may find that you are eligible for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more after you have filed a personal injury claim with the help of an attorney. Please contact our experienced law firm at (623) 562-3838 for more information at this time.
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