Mesa, AZ – Multi-Vehicle Crash Causes Injuries on I-10 at Baseline Rd
Mesa, AZ (January 6, 2020) – A multi-vehicle crash blocked the left lanes on Interstate-10 at Baseline Road on Monday evening and resulted in at least one serious injury.
According to reports, the accident occurred around 7:45 p.m. and appeared to involve at least two vehicles, including one SUV, 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.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
Injurious Car Crashes in Arizona
Serious vehicle 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. With more vehicles on the road each year, 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.
Our knowledgeable car accident lawyers at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Contact our skilled auto accident attorneys at (623) 562-3838 today to schedule a free consultation.
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