Phoenix, AZ – Man Arrested After Deadly Auto Accident on Durango Street

Phoenix, AZ – Man Arrested After Deadly Auto Accident on Durango Street

Phoenix, AZ (June 29, 2019) – A 26-year-old man has been arrested after a deadly auto accident late Thursday, June 27th.

Phoenix police Sgt. Tommy Thompson said that Kensley Cody Dayzie was booked into Maricopa County Jail on Friday, June 28th.

He was the driver of a Chevrolet Impala in the deadly auto accident, traveling westbound on Durango Street at excessive speed around 11:10 p.m. when the accident occurred and killed the passenger in the car with him.

Witnesses told the authorities that the Impala ran a red light at 35th Avenue and failed to turn at the intersection, flipping onto the roof. It plunged into the canal as a result of the auto accident.

The deceased has been identified as 27-year-old Daria Quimayousie. 

Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victim and her family.

Auto Accidents in Arizona

A recent report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation notes a steady increase in fatalities from auto accidents year over year. Since 2016, the number of dangerous auto accidents in Arizona is on the rise. And now that warmer weather is here, more traffic is on the roads, meaning more dangerous auto accidents for vehicles, bikes, and pedestrians.

Dangerous auto accidents can cause tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families. But victims can contact an auto accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, attorneys can help victims and families get the fair compensation they deserve.

Our knowledgeable auto accident attorneys at ELG ACCIDENT ATTORNEYS, PLLC have years of experience in helping victims and their families get justice. Contact our auto accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 and schedule a free, no-hassle consultation for legal aid 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.