Phoenix, AZ – Serious Injuries Reported in Head-on Collision at 35th Ave & Roeser Rd
Phoenix, AZ (April 27, 2020) – At least one person was seriously hurt in a head-on accident in Phoenix on Monday morning.
Per reports from officers with the Phoenix Police Department, the crash happened near 35th Avenue and Roeser Road just before 6:30 a.m. The Phoenix Fire Department said a pedestrian was trapped under one of the vehicles, but crews rescued that person and transported them to a local trauma center.
Another person involved in the crash was evaluated on the scene, though it’s not clear if that person was taken to a hospital.
The area was closed while police investigate the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Car Accidents in Arizona
The Arizona Department of Transportation’s recent accident report showed that nearly 130,000 Arizona motor vehicle crashes occurred in 2018. Of these total accidents, at least 37,000 involved two seriously injured people needing medical care or hospitalization.
Those who suffer injuries often have both physical and mental trauma to deal with. Wreck victims need to document their injuries, negotiate with insurance companies, and often take an extended leave from work. They may face lost wages or even job loss. However, victims and their families 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.