Phoenix, AZ – Authorities Investigating Injury Crash on I-17 at Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ (May 19, 2020) – Several injuries were reported after a crash on Interstate 17 at Dunlap Avenue on Tuesday evening.
Officials from the Phoenix Police Department said that the wreck occurred just before 9:00 p.m. and involved multiple vehicles. The exit at Dunlap from I-17 was closed entirely as a result of the wreck. It’s unclear how the accident occurred, though paramedics were on the scene to treat victims and transport those who were seriously injured to a local area hospital.
Detectives on the scene were working to piece together the moments leading up to the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injurious Car Collisions in Arizona
Hundreds of accidents occur each day on the roads of Arizona. While most collisions are minor, other wrecks can lead to catastrophic effects on victims. In fact, recent statistics released by the Arizona Department of Public Safety show that 37,000 injury accidents took place statewide last year.
These collisions can mean tragedy for victims and their families, from high medical costs to even long-term injuries or job loss. Victims often feel intense emotional distress, especially when they’re involved in wrecks that occur due to the negligent actions of other drivers. Thankfully, victims and their families can seek the relief and legal aid they need from a personal injury lawyer.
Local accident attorneys in Arizona can help both victims and their families seek the fair compensation they deserve from a personal injury lawsuit.
When it comes to fighting for victims and their families, ELG’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience, compassion, and skill. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free, no-hassle 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.