Phoenix, AZ – Child Seriously Injured After Multi-Car Crash at 98th Ave & Buckeye Rd
Phoenix, AZ (March 11, 2020) – A child was rushed to the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash in Phoenix, fire officials say.
According to officers from the Phoenix Police Department, the crash happened around 7:30 p.m. in the area of 98th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road. The child was taken to a trauma center for urgent treatment, but the extent of their injuries is unknown.
Two other patients, both adults, involved in the collision were taken to the hospital in stable condition.
The cause of the crash is still unclear, though fire officials say Phoenix Police will further be investigating why the crash happened.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Multi-Car Crashes in Arizona
Across Arizona, serious vehicle accidents are all too common. With nearly 127,000 incidents occurring in 2018 alone, culminating in a five-year high it’s clear that crashes are a problem statement. Furthermore, the number of injurious wrecks and crashes involving multiple vehicles has increased throughout the country over the past 10 years.
After these serious incidents, victims and their families must deal with insurance companies, long-term physical problems, emotional distress, and financial difficulties after multi-car crashes. However, those affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer and learn more about protecting their legal rights.
If you have lost a loved one in an accident in Arizona, you should speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney at ELG Law as soon as possible. Our auto accident attorneys have years of experience fighting for victims and their families after they’ve suffered from a crash caused by the negligent actions of other drivers. Contact our car accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation. Our lawyers are here to help you learn more about filing a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
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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.