Phoenix, AZ – Woman Killed in Pedestrian Crash at Thomas Rd & 24th St
Phoenix, AZ (May 21, 2020) – A female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed on Wednesday morning in Phoenix.
According to authorities with the Phoenix Police Department, officers found the woman, who was not identified, shortly after 5:00 a.m. near East Thomas Road and 24th Street. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Initial details showed that the woman had crossed Thomas Road midblock and was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound, per reports from a department news release. The driver stayed at the scene of the crash and was cooperating with investigators. Impairment did not appear to be a factor, though the crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our deepest condolences go out to the victim’s family.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
When it comes to fatal accidents and pedestrian incidents across the state, victims and families are particularly vulnerable in the aftermath. After a pedestrian accident, victims and families are often left with financial difficulties, long-term physical issues, and emotional trauma.
If you have suffered in a pedestrian accident as a result of an employer’s negligence, contact a personal injury attorney to safeguard your legal rights.
Our pedestrian accident lawyers at ELG are dedicated to helping you get the justice you deserve after these unfortunate incidents. Our experienced, highly-skilled injury lawyers have spent years fighting for both victims and their families. Contact us to set up your free consultation at (623) 877-3600.
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