Scottsdale, AZ – Motorcyclist Dead After Accident at Oak St
Scottsdale, AZ (October 26, 2019) – A motorcyclist has died in an accident that occurred on Saturday afternoon.
Emergency crews were called to the scene of the accident, which occurred near Scottsdale Road and Oak Street around 2:00 p.m. The cause of the collision is under investigation, and the victim is not being identified at this time.
Scottsdale paramedics said that the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The conditions of the other drivers involved were not immediately known.
Our condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts go out to any injured victims in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Motorcycle Crashes in Arizona
Over the past several years, motorcycle accidents reportedly accounted for almost 14 percent of all traffic fatalities nationally. Plus, motorcycle wrecks are on the rise and in the last 25 years alone, they have more than tripled. According to data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, one in seven road deaths happened on a motorcycle.
Catastrophic consequences may befall victims after a motorcycle accident. But the victims and their families affected by these motorcycle wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. Oftentimes, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our knowledgeable, compassionate motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle wrecks. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own or your loved one has died in a motorcycle wreck, contact our ELG Law at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today.
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