Phoenix, AZ – Fatality Reported in Crash on L-101 Near SR 51

Phoenix, AZ – Fatality Reported in Crash on L-101 Near SR 51

Phoenix, AZ (April 10, 2020) – A crash left one person dead on Friday evening in Phoenix.

Troopers with the Arizona Department of Public Safety shut down the eastbound lanes of Loop 101 shortly before 6:00 p.m., just west of State Route 51. The lanes were reopened a little over an hour later. It’s unclear how the crash occurred at this time.

The Phoenix Police Department is still investigating and has not released the victims’ information.

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families. We hope for their full recovery.

Fatal Car Crashes in Arizona

Phoenix, AZ - Fatality Reported in Crash on L-101 Near SR 51Per a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Arizona is one of the top five most dangerous states in the country for drivers. Fatalities and injuries from accidents are especially prevalent during the warmer months between May and September.

Victims of these injurious crashes go through physical and emotional trauma, often having to document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and even deal with job loss. But individuals who are affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in an accident that’s caused by the negligent actions of another driver.

Our skilled team of injury accident lawyers at ELG specializes in fighting for victims and their families after a wreck. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid.

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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.