Phoenix, AZ – Injuries Reported in Rear-End Crash on SR 51 at Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ (June 30, 2020) – Officers from the Phoenix Police Department say that at least one driver was injured after a rear-end car crash on State Route 51 near Thomas Road on Tuesday.
According to officials, at least one victim was treated by EMTs at the scene. Information from the Arizona Department of Public Safety stated that the incident occurred near the Thomas Road exit around 6:30 p.m.
It appears that the accident happened when one passenger vehicle collided with another in the right lanes of southbound State Route 51. The victims’ identities have not been released at this time, and the accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are extended to the injured victims in hopes of a quick recovery.
Injurious Accidents in Arizona
In the last several years, there has been a growing trend in injury crashes nationwide, particularly in Arizona. According to recent numbers released by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, there have been hundreds of injurious accidents across the state since the start of this year alone.
Defined as anything from a minor collision to a multi-vehicle crash with several victims, injury accidents often result in serious, sometimes fatal consequences. Victims who sustain injuries in these collisions through no fault of their own may be left with high costs from medical bills and vehicle damage. But those affected can contact an accident attorney in Phoenix to safeguard their legal rights after an injury accident.
Our accident attorneys at ELG have years of experience in helping victims get the justice they deserve. Our knowledgeable attorneys can help you get fair compensation to cover the costs associated with injuries incurred from serious collisions. Contact our attorneys in Phoenix at (623) 877-3600 to schedule a free consultation and learn more about safeguarding your legal rights in the aftermath of a wrong-way accident.
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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.