Phoenix, AZ – Motorcyclist Killed in Wreck at Dysart Rd & Rose Ln
Phoenix, AZ (November 6, 2019) – A motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries after an accident late Wednesday night.
According to authorities, the motorcyclist struck a tire rim laying in the roadway from a recent car accident near Litchfield Park. The deadly crash closed Dysart Road between Glendale Avenue and Bethany Home Road for several hours.
Officials from the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office said the man was traveling northbound on Dysart Road on his motorcycle when he struck the debris in the road near Rose Lane. Maricopa paramedics arrived at the scene shortly after the crash occurred, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The motorcyclist has not been identified at this time, though the crash remains under investigation.
Our condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona
A recent report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration showed that in the last 25 years, motorcycle fatalities have more than tripled. In fact, several deaths and injuries were recorded last year alone, and nationwide figures indicate that almost 15 percent of road deaths occurred after motorcycle accidents.
The nature of these wrecks means that victims and their families experience tragic, unforeseen consequences. From long-term physical problems and costly medical bills to even job loss or death, a serious motorcycle crash leaves victims and their families to cope with devastating circumstances. But those affected by these injurious or fatal motorcycle wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims and families who have lost loved ones get the justice and fair settlement they deserve.
Our knowledgeable motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle wrecks. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own or lost your loved one in a motorcycle crash, contact our injury lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free, no-hassle consultation today.
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