Phoenix, AZ – One Killed in Fatal Accident and One Seriously Injured
Phoenix, AZ (August 15, 2019) – Police claim that a man was killed and a woman left with serious injuries in a fatal accident that took place in an unknown area of Phoenix.
The accident, according to police, took place around 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13th. Police claim that the crash involved three vehicles.
The driver of one of the vehicles was identified as 24-year-old Salvador Banda Jr., who was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. A 36-year-old woman who had been driving another vehicle received serious injuries due to the accident.
A 53-year-old man was driving the third vehicle and escaped injury, as well as his younger passenger.
The investigation into the circumstances of the crash is ongoing at this time.
Our sincere condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Arizona
In 2018, over 1,000 accidents led to fatal results across the entirety of Arizona, while 35,000 ended in hospitalizations of those involved. These accidents continue to take place on our roads, especially with the rise in tourists across the state. Losing a loved one is not only an emotional affair but also a costly one that family members are left to deal with on their own at times, which is why it is essential to have the help of a wrongful death attorney on your side in your time of need.
At ELG Law, our experienced and dedicated attorneys understand that there is nothing as tragic as facing the aftermath of an accident that has led to the loss of a loved one. We have years of experience advocating for victims of these accidents, including the families who are unsure of where to turn. Please reach out to us at (623) 562-3838 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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.