Phoenix, AZ – Man Hit & Killed in Pedestrian Crash at Central Ave & Indian School Rd
Phoenix, AZ (July 10, 2020) – Officials from the Phoenix Police Department are investigating after a man was hit and killed by a car in central Phoenix on Thursday morning.
According to Sgt. Tommy Thompson, the crash happened at Central Avenue and Indian School Road around 3:30 a.m. Thompson said that 38-year-old Travis James was walking on Indian School Road when he was hit by a van driven by a 65-year-old man. The Phoenix Fire Department pronounced James dead at the scene of the accident.
Thompson said the driver stayed at the scene of the crash for the investigation, which is ongoing.
Our condolences go out to the family of Travis James.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
When it comes to fatal accidents and pedestrian incidents across the state, victims and families are particularly vulnerable in the aftermath. After a pedestrian accident, victims and families are often left with financial difficulties, long-term physical issues, and emotional trauma.
If you have suffered in a pedestrian accident as a result of an employer’s negligence, contact a Phoenix personal injury attorney to safeguard your legal rights.
Our Arizona pedestrian accident attorneys at ELG are dedicated to helping you get the justice you deserve after these unfortunate incidents. Our experienced, highly-skilled injury lawyers in Phoenix have spent years fighting for both victims and their families. Contact us to set up your free consultation at (623) 877-3600.
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