Phoenix, AZ – Rear-End Wreck Causes Injuries on I-10 at 7th Ave
Phoenix, AZ (July 9, 2020) – At least one person was injured in a rear-end crash on Interstate 10 on Thursday afternoon.
Per reports from the Phoenix Police Department, one person was treated at the scene by Phoenix EMTs and another appeared to be transported to an area hospital after the multi-car accident, which occurred in the right lanes of the highway, as well as the off-ramp west of 7th Avenue. Multiple units from the Phoenix Fire Department were at the scene to assist victims shortly after the wreck occurred at 6:30 p.m.
Authorities say that at least three vehicles were involved in the crash, but the cause of the accident is unclear.
Authorities say that the crash investigation is ongoing at this time; however, the drivers’ information, as well as the extent of the injuries, remains unknown.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a quick recovery.
Injurious Rear-End Crashes in Arizona
Injurious accidents occur each day nationwide, particularly one of the most common types: rear-end collisions. In fact, even the best defensive drivers experience these accidents, with hundreds occurring daily throughout the state, per data available from the Arizona Department of Transportation.
These accidents can result in stressful, sometimes tragic consequences for victims, such as long-term physical problems, emotional trauma, and financial difficulties. Those affected by these wrecks can seek help from an Arizona accident lawyer, especially if the wreck was caused by another driver’s negligent actions.
At ELG, our skilled team of Phoenix injury accident lawyers specializes in fighting for victims and their families after they’ve been involved in these unfortunate incidents.
We guarantee your consultation will be with one of our experienced injury attorneys that only handle accident matters at ELG, so feel confident and assured that we will answer all your questions. At ELG, we do not cut corners and use intake specialists or a non-attorney to talk or meet with you. Contact our accident attorneys in Arizona at any time by calling (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation.
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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.