Phoenix, AZ – Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Crash at 51st Ave & Watkins St
Phoenix, AZ (July 17, 2019) – A traffic collision in West Phoenix on Wednesday afternoon, July 17th, has left one motorcyclist in serious condition.
Emergency crews were called to the scene of the injury accident, which occurred near 51st Avenue and Watkins Street around 4:00 p.m. According to officials, northbound and southbound traffic between Lower Buckeye Road and Watkins Street was shut down while crews worked to clear the scene.
Investigators were on the scene to determine the cause of the motorcycle wreck, but details about the other vehicles involved, as well as the victims’ information and conditions, have not been released.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona
The latest report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation indicates an increase in motorcycle crash injuries and fatalities across the state in 2018. And with more traffic on the roads for summer, the risk of these dangerous motorcycle crashes increases.
Motorcycle accidents can cause tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families, including long-term injuries and astronomical medical expenses. But victims can contact a motorcycle accident attorney for help. In some cases, attorneys can help victims and families get the fair compensation they deserve.
Our skilled motorcycle crash lawyers at ELG Law have years of experience in fighting for victims and their families. Contact our motorcycle accident attorneys in Phoenix at (623) 562-3838 and schedule a free, no-hassle 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.