Marana, AZ – Truck Collision Shuts Down I-10
Marana, AZ (October 7, 2019) – Two semi-trucks collided near Marana on Monday, shutting down Interstate 10.
According to officials from Northwest Fire District, one person sustained injuries in the crash. Eastbound I-10 at milepost 236 was closed after the two trucks collided near the Marana off-ramp so that authorities could investigate. Both drivers were able to pull to the shoulder so that police could take statements.
The injured party was transported to an area hospital by paramedics. It is unclear if other victims were treated at the scene, and the victims’ information has not been released at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for their full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Arizona
A total of 97 deaths, 2,728 injuries and 516 instances of damaged property were recorded by the Arizona Department of Transportation in 2012 after 12,500 truck and bus accidents. When it comes to truck and bus accidents, the results for those involved are often devastating.
The nature of truck accidents can make injuries and property damage much more serious. And when victims are involved in accidents with trucks contracted to large companies, they could be facing an uphill battle with insurance companies. But those affected by these sudden, unforeseen, and stressful crashes can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially when they’ve been involved in a wreck resulting from other drivers’ negligent actions.
ELG Law’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience when it comes to seeking the justice and fair compensation that victims deserve after a crash. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation. Our team of skilled, knowledgeable lawyers is here to help make your recovery process as stress-free as possible.
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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.