Phoenix, AZ – 2 Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash at 68th St & Bell Rd
Phoenix, AZ (March 5, 2020) – Two people are in the hospital with serious injuries after a crash involving a car and a motorcycle in Phoenix late Thursday evening.
According to officers from Phoenix Fire Rescue, the accident happened around 11:00 p.m. in the area of 68th Street and Bell Road. A man and woman were transported to the hospital in critical condition, while the third person involved in the collision refused medical treatment. The motorcycle riders were reportedly wearing helmets when the crash occurred.
The investigation is ongoing and no citations have been issued at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona
Throughout Arizona, motorcycle wrecks are on the rise and over the past several years, they have accounted for a significant percentage of traffic deaths. In fact, motorcycle fatalities have more than doubled annually in the last 25 years, according to data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Oftentimes, unfortunate consequences plague victims after a motorcycle accident. From long-term physical issues and medical bills to job loss or even death, victims and families are left to cope with devastating circumstances. But the victims and their families affected by these injurious wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement to compensate for their damages from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle crashes. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own, contact our crash lawyers at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation today.
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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.