Phoenix, AZ – Multi-Car Collision Causes Injury on I-10 in Deck Park Tunnel
Phoenix, AZ (April 30, 2020) – Deputies from the Phoenix Police Department, as well as paramedics and local fire rescue units, responded to a multi-car accident at the Deck Park Tunnel on Thursday afternoon.
Officials say the multi-vehicle crash happened on Interstate 10 westbound, just inside of the Deck Park Tunnel, around 5:30 p.m. The vehicles involved were traveling in the right lanes of I-10 in the middle of the tunnel when they collided. Ambulances were on the scene and appeared to transport at least one person to a local hospital via ambulance, but that victim’s information and current condition have not been released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their quick recovery.
Highway Car Wrecks in Arizona
Interstate 10 in Arizona is one of the most dangerous highways in the country, ranking in the top five across the nation for fatalities and injuries. In fact, at least 287,000 motorists travel on the Interstate 10 in Phoenix’s stretch of the highway on a daily basis, putting many drivers at risk for serious collisions on the major thoroughfare.
From painful long-term injuries to emotional distress and financial insecurity, wrecks cause tragic consequences for both victims and their families. However, those affected can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in an accident due to the negligent actions of another driver.
At ELG, our skilled team of injury accident lawyers specializes in fighting for victims and their families. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation for legal aid.
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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.