Phoenix, AZ – Car Accident Causes Injuries on L-202 Santan at Val Vista
Phoenix, AZ (February 13, 2021) – Two vehicles were involved in a car crash on Loop 202 on Saturday afternoon, resulting in at least one injury.
According to authorities from the Phoenix Police Department, the accident occurred when the driver of an SUV collided with at least one other sedan on L-202 eastbound. Initial reports stated that the accident occurred close to the Val Vista ramp in the right lanes of L-202, also known as the Santan Freeway. Fire crews and Phoenix EMTs responded to the scene around 1:30 p.m. and reported that victims were being treated at the scene. Rescue authorities say that at least one person may have transported to an area hospital.
The victims’ identifying information and current conditions have not been released at this time, however. The investigation into the circumstances leading up to the accident continues.
We would like to extend our thoughts to those injured in the accident with hopes of full recovery.
Car Accidents in Arizona
Thousands of people sustain injuries in Arizona every year as a result of car accidents. Whether an accident is caused by distracted driving, impaired driving or any other type of driver negligence, victims and their families pay the price. Furthermore, nearly 55,000 injury accidents occurred across the state in 2018 alone, making it clear that these accidents are an unfortunate yet common reality of life in Arizona.
Whether it’s expensive medical bills and serious injuries or long-term emotional trauma, victims’ lives may be left in shambles after a crash. Oftentimes, victims and their families are affected for months or even years after a serious accident, especially if victims have sustained long-term injuries.
However, victims and their families may have legal recourse in the aftermath of a serious crash. In fact, a skilled lawyer can help victims bring a claim against a negligent driver who caused them harm. If you’ve been injured in an accident, you should speak with an experienced car accident attorney in Arizona about your legal rights as you move forward.
At ELG, our experienced Phoenix car accident attorneys have advocated for many victims involved in accidents. As you face a wide variety of damages and seek your fair compensation after a crash, you may have questions about safeguarding your legal rights. When we represent a client and an adverse insurance company asks us to allow for a recorded statement from our client, 99% of the time the answer is a definitive no! Our recommendation is to tell them you will seek out counsel first, then call us at ELG.
We will gladly review the facts of your case and tailor our advice to match the specific needs of your case. Plus, every consultation at ELG is free and there is no obligation to retain us. We don’t corners or use intake specialists to meet with potential clients. We guarantee your consultation will be with one of our experienced injury attorneys that only handle accident matters, so you can feel confident and assured that we will answer all your questions.
Please reach out to our experienced injury attorneys in Mesa or Phoenix for the help you deserve at (623) 877-3600.
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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.