Mesa, AZ – Rear-End Crash Causes Injury on L-101 at Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ (May 18, 2020) – At least one person was injured in a car accident on Monday after their vehicle was rear-ended on Loop 101.
According to officers from the Mesa Police Department, the accident occurred on L-101 southbound, also known as the Price Freeway, near Southern Avenue around 5:30 p.m. It appears that a box truck and at least one other sedan were involved in the wreck. Phoenix paramedics were at the scene to transport victims to a local area hospital. The extent of the injuries the victims sustained is not known at this time.
Police are still investigating the incident and have not released any additional information at this time.
Our thoughts are with victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Rear-End Car Crashes in Arizona
Per the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 55,000 injuries and more than 1,000 fatalities occurred as a result of auto accidents in Arizona in 2018. Many of these accidents occur as a result of driver negligence, leaving victims and their families to pick up the pieces from a wreck that happened through no fault of their own. Furthermore, rear-end crashes are considered one of the more common types of highway crashes yet oftentimes, they still result in serious injuries.
These serious incidents often have tragic consequences for victims and their families, including long-term injuries and costs, or even job loss. But victims and their families can contact a car accident lawyer in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, seek the fair compensation they deserve from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our skilled auto accident attorneys at ELG have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and are waiting to help you today. Contact our knowledgeable accident lawyers at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation.
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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.