Phoenix, AZ – 3-Vehicle Crash Results in Serious Injury at Oak St
Phoenix, AZ (September 22, 2019) – A serious crash involving three vehicles sent one woman to the hospital on Sunday.
Officials from the Phoenix Police Department are investigating the crash, which occurred near the intersection of 24th Street and Oak Street. Phoenix officers and paramedics were on the scene and transported at least one victim, a pregnant woman, to a local area local hospital. Her current condition has not been released.
A man involved in the accident was being evaluated for possible impairment, per information from officers, though no arrests have been made at this time. The intersection remained closed while police investigated.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their 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.