Phoenix, AZ – Crash Blocks HOV Lane on SR 51 at Indian School Rd
Phoenix, AZ (August 17, 2019) – A crash blocked the HOV lane on State Route 51 at Indian School Road on Saturday morning, August 17th.
According to authorities at the scene of the accident, at least two sedans collided in the HOV lane of SR 51 southbound, also known as the Piestewa Freeway, at Indian School Road around 11:15 a.m. First responders assisted the injured victims and worked to determine the cause of the crash but have not released the drivers’ information or details about their injuries at this time.
All lanes reopened by 12:00 p.m.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Arizona
A recent accident report from the Arizona Department of Transportation showed nearly 35,000 accident injuries across the state in 2018 alone. Recent crash data also showed that over half of last year’s 55,000 total crashes involved two or more wounded victims and multiple vehicles.
From long-term medical expenses and severe injuries to job loss, serious car accidents can have tragic consequences for both victims and their families. But those affected by these unfortunate incidents can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our car accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today and learn more about your options.
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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.