Mesa, AZ – Injuries Reported in Multi-Car Crash on I-10 at Baseline Rd
Mesa, AZ (June 16, 2020) – A multi-vehicle crash blocked the right lanes of Interstate 10 at Baseline Road on Tuesday evening and resulted in at least one injury.
According to reports, the accident occurred around 10:15 p.m. and appeared to involve at least two vehicles traveling westbound on I-10. Police and fire rescue units were on the scene to assist the victims and investigate the cause of the injury crash. Paramedics appeared to transport at least one victim to the hospital, though it’s unclear how severe the victims’ injuries were.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injurious Car Accidents in Arizona
Serious car accidents are on the rise in Arizona, with nearly 38,000 injuries occurring from car crashes in 2017. These numbers are part of an upward trend in serious incidents across the state, with crash numbers for 2018 following suit in this year-over-year rise since 2016. And with more vehicles on the road year over year, especially for the summer months where vacations and travel are common, the risk of these dangerous incidents is heightened.
From costly medical expenses to long-term injuries and job loss, serious car wrecks have tragic consequences. However, victims and their families can contact a car accident lawyer in Phoenix for help. In some cases, victims and their families can get the justice they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
When it comes to securing justice and fair compensation, our knowledgeable car accident lawyers at ELG have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Contact our skilled auto accident attorneys at (623) 877-3600 today to schedule your free consultation and learn more about your legal rights after an accident.
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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.