Phoenix, AZ – Multi-Car Crash Causes Injuries on I-10 at Verrado Way
Phoenix, AZ (May 19, 2020) – Westbound Interstate 10 near Verrado Way was closed after a crash occurred that resulted in injuries on Tuesday, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Per reports from Phoenix officers, the crash apparently involved multiple passenger vehicles and shut down several lanes around 10:30 p.m. Initial reports indicated that more than two vehicles were on the shoulder along the left lanes of the highway.
An Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesperson said that injuries have been reported and at least one victim was transported to an area hospital via ambulance.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Car Wrecks in Arizona
In 2012, the Arizona Department of Transportation recorded a total of 97 deaths, 2,728 injuries, and 516 cases of damaged property as a result of highway accidents. Furthermore, the results for victims are often devastating when it comes to these accidents, occasionally involving tractor-trailers, box trucks, and cargo vans.
Oftentimes, injuries are even more serious after highway accidents. But those affected by these sudden and stressful crashes can seek help from a personal injury lawyer, especially when they’ve been involved in a wreck resulting from other drivers’ negligent actions.
ELG’s auto accident attorneys have years of experience when it comes to seeking the justice and fair compensation that victims deserve after a crash. Contact our accident attorneys in Phoenix today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation. Our team of skilled, knowledgeable lawyers is here to help make your recovery process as stress-free as possible.
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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.