Queen Creek, AZ – Man Struck & Killed in Pedestrian Collision at Riggs Rd
Queen Creek, AZ (May 29, 2020) – Detectives with the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a fatal crash near Signal Butte Road and Riggs Road in Queen Creek.
According to officials with the Maricopa County Sheriff’s office, the driver of a truck with an attached trailer was traveling westbound on Riggs Road when he pulled over to look at his trailer. After he exited his vehicle, another vehicle traveling on Riggs Road struck him. EMTs arrived shortly after the crash occurred, but the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
MCSO does not believe speed or alcohol were factors in the crash; however, the accident remains under investigation. Local news footage showed a pickup truck towing a trailer and a car on its roof at the scene, though further details have not been released.
Our condolences go out to the victim’s family.
Fatal Pedestrian Collisions 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.
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