Phoenix, AZ – Hit-and-Run Crash at Indian School Rd Intersection
Phoenix, AZ (October 31, 2019) – Late last night, Phoenix Police responded to the scene of a hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian at a local intersection.
The accident took place at the intersection of 43rd Avenue and Indian School Road. Police claim that a woman in a wheelchair was struck and injured in the intersection by a passing vehicle. She had been crossing the street at the time.
The driver who struck the woman fled the scene immediately.
The woman allegedly suffered from incredibly serious injuries and was hospitalized as a result.
The roadway was closed down at the intersection for some time.
Police are still trying to determine who the driver was who struck her. The investigation into the circumstances continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
Arizona is known for being the second deadliest state for pedestrians in the entire U.S. Hundreds are killed and thousands are injured every year in Arizona. Children are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads, which means that drivers are always supposed to be watching out for their well-being. If you or someone you love has been impacted by a serious pedestrian accident, it is essential to speak with a skilled Arizona personal injury attorney about your options.
Our attorneys at ELG Law have passionately fought to protect the rights of many victims of serious accidents. We want to ensure that victim’s rights are protected and that all victims receive fair compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, and more. Please contact our Arizona law firm at (623) 562-3838 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
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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.