Phoenix, AZ – Two Children Injured in Car Crash on 43rd Ave at Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ (May 21, 2020) – A baby and a toddler were both transported to the hospital in serious condition after a car crash in west Phoenix on Thursday night.
Per reports from officers with the Phoenix Police Department, the accident happened at 43rd Avenue and Thomas Road. Firefighters said the 6-month-old baby boy is in critical condition, while the 3-year-old is in stable condition. Fire crews didn’t release further details and have not said if the driver or other passengers sustained injuries in the wreck.
At this time, investigators are looking into the events leading up to the accident. The wreck remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured children and their families at this time.
Serious Injury Accidents in Arizona
Arizona is one of the deadliest states in the country when it comes to injury accidents, with a 20% increase in deaths from car wrecks over the last 10 years. And according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, multiple victims of car wrecks are killed every hour across the country.
Oftentimes, victims of injurious car wrecks are left with high medical costs, long-term physical problems, and severe emotional trauma. However, the victims and families affected by these accidents can seek legal aid from a skilled personal injury lawyer. When it comes to advocating for victims and their families after a serious injury accident, ELG’s team of car accident lawyers has years of experience. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation.
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