Phoenix, AZ – Injuries Reported in Rear-End Crash on I-10 at 75th Ave
Phoenix, AZ (May 16, 2020) – At least two cars were involved in an injurious accident on Interstate 10 on Saturday evening.
According to the Phoenix Police Department, at least one person may have been injured and transported to the hospital via ambulance after the wreck. The accident occurred around 6:55 p.m. on I-10 westbound, also known as the Papago Freeway. The wreck occurred near 75th Avenue and involved two sedans, per information from the Arizona Department of Public Safety. Phoenix fire rescue units and paramedics were at the scene shortly after the accident as well.
No further information was available on the cause of the wreck, though authorities are still investigating at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Rear-End Car Accidents in Arizona
It’s clear that injurious car accidents are an unfortunate yet common reality of life across the country and across the state, especially rear-end crashes on major highways. In fact, serious highway accidents claim hundreds of lives and cause thousands of injuries throughout the state every year, particularly on busy roads like Interstate 10 in Arizona. Furthermore, I-10 ranks among the country’s top five deadliest roads, with thousands of injurious or fatal crashes every year.
Tragic crashes, especially those that occur as a result of another driver’s negligent actions, leave victims and their families with devastating circumstances. From medical bills to job loss and emotional trauma, tragic consequences may befall victims after a wreck. However, those affected can contact an accident attorney in Arizona to safeguard their legal rights.
Our skilled accident lawyers at ELG have helped victims and families affected by these accidents for decades, ensuring they’re able to seek justice after a crash that occurred through no fault of their own. Contact our auto accident lawyers for more information at (623) 877-3600, and learn about your legal options with a free consultation today.
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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.