Phoenix, AZ – 2 Injured in Serious Accident at 24th St & Southern Ave
Phoenix, AZ (November 21, 2019) – Two people were injured when a truck accident Wednesday night near 24th Street and Southern Avenue.
According to reports from the Phoenix Police Department, the accident occurred around 10:30 p.m. The 24-year-old male driver of the vehicle was taken to the hospital via ambulance with serious injuries. His 37-year-old female passenger was also taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, where she remains in critical condition.
It is unclear how the crash occurred at this time, though the investigation is still ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Accidents in Arizona
Injurious accidents, especially those that occur as a result of another driver’s negligence, are an unfortunate fact of life in Arizona. Approximately 146 individuals were injured each day as a result of car accidents in Arizona. This means that an injury occurred across the state about every 10 minutes. In 5 percent of all car accidents, negligence or impairment played a factor.
After a crash, victims often have to negotiate with insurance companies, pay for expensive medical treatment, and deal with lost wages after taking time from work. But those affected by these incidents can seek help from a personal injury lawyer after they’re involved in an accident through no fault of their own.
Our skilled team of injury accident lawyers at ELG Law specializes in fighting for victims and their families after these devastating wrecks. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation and review your legal options after a wreck.
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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.