Mesa, AZ – Kimberley McMahon Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at 43rd Ave
Mesa, AZ (May 2, 2020) – On Saturday afternoon, officers with the Phoenix Police Department identified a woman killed in an early-morning hit-and-run accident as 58-year-old Kimberley McMahon.
Per local reports, officers responded to the scene near 43rd Avenue and Indian School Road around 4:15 a.m. to find McMahon lying near the roadway. She was initially discovered by several people walking nearby, according to Sgt. Tommy Thompson.
McMahon appeared to have been struck by a vehicle and was pronounced dead on the scene, Thompson said.
There was no description of the vehicle or the driver who struck McMahon, but Thompson said officers are still investigating.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6151 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or 480-TESTIGO.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Kimberley McMahon.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in Arizona
According to data from the Arizona Department of Transportation, more than 30,000 auto accidents involving injuries occur in Arizona each year. Oftentimes, distracted, or impaired drivers are responsible for these serious incidents and leave the scene to avoid legal consequences.
Victims who sustain injuries in these collisions through no fault of their own may be left with high costs from medical bills and vehicle damage. In some cases, victims may succumb to the injuries they sustained in a hit-and-run accident, leaving their families to pick up the pieces. However, victims and their families can contact an accident attorney in Phoenix to safeguard their legal rights after a hit-and-run accident.
Our accident attorneys at ELG have years of experience in helping victims get the justice they deserve. Our knowledgeable attorneys can help you get fair compensation to cover the costs associated with injuries incurred from collisions. Contact our attorneys for hit-and-run crashes in Phoenix at (623) 877-3600 to schedule a free consultation and learn more about safeguarding your legal rights.
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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.