Phoenix, AZ – Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Crash on L-101 at Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ (January 8, 2020) – An injury accident on Wednesday evening blocked all lanes of traffic on Loop 101 at Thomas Road and resulted in at least one serious injury.
Officials responded to the scene of the accident, which occurred around 8:30 p.m. when multiple vehicles collided in the southbound lanes of L-101, also known as the Agua Fria Freeway. Police and fire rescue units were at the scene to assist injured victims and investigate the cause of the accident, which appeared to involve at least multiple SUVs and work vans.
The drivers’ information and their current conditions have not been released at this time, though the accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Arizona
More than 35,000 accident injuries occurred across the state of Arizona in 2018, according to a recent report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation. Furthermore, authorities say that this latest data shows a year-over-year rise in serious wrecks since 2015.
When these accidents occur, victims pay the price. From costly medical bills, serious injuries and job loss to even death, victims and their families are plagued by devastating situations after an accident. However, victims can contact a Phoenix injury accident lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek fair compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.
Our car accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families. Even minor collisions can cause stress, hassle, and emotional or physical harm in the long term. Contact our skilled auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle 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.