Scottsdale, AZ – Injury Crash Blocks State Route 87 East of Gilbert Rd

Scottsdale, AZ – Injury Crash Blocks State Route 87 East of Gilbert Rd

Scottsdale, AZ (August 24, 2019) – An injury wreck blocked the right lane of State Route 87 just east of Gilbert Road on Saturday evening, August 24th.

According to authorities, the crash happened when at least two sedans collided in the right lane of State Route northbound, also known as the Beeline Freeway, at Gilbert Road around 7:15 p.m. Fire rescue and police officials responded to the crash to assist victims. but have not determined the cause of the crash or released the drivers’ information.

All lanes cleared by 8:00 p.m.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Injury Accidents in Arizona

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT), 35,000 crash injuries occurred across the state last year. And of the nearly 55,000 total accidents that occurred in Arizona, more than half of 2018 wrecks involved at least two injured victims.

Victims and their families may deal with expensive medical bills and serious long-term injuries or even job loss after an accident. But those affected by these serious wrecks can contact a Phoenix car crash lawyer for help, and in some cases, seek compensation from a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit.

Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience fighting for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our car accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today and learn more about your options.

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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.