Surprise, AZ – Fatal Motorcycle Crash Reported on US 60 at Dysart Rd
Surprise, AZ (June 9, 2020) – The westbound lanes of US 60 at Dysart Road were closed on Monday evening after a deadly crash between a car and motorcycle.
Per reports from officers with the Phoenix Police Department, the wreck happened at the intersection of Grand Avenue and Dysart Road. At this time, it is unclear how many people were involved in the accident or if more than one fatality occurred.
DPS is continuing to investigate the crash, and officials with the Arizona Department of Transportation advised drivers to avoid the area while officers investigated.
Our condolences go out to the families of the deceased victims. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injurious Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona
Motorcycle crashes were responsible for nearly 14% of all traffic fatalities nationwide over the past several years. In fact, motorcycle wrecks are on the rise and have more than doubled in the last 25 years. Data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration indicate that one in seven fatalities on the road occurred on a motorcycle.
Tragic consequences may befall victims after a motorcycle accident. Crash victims may suffer from long-term physical issues, costly medical bills, and even job loss or death. But the victims and their families affected by these motorcycle wrecks can contact a Phoenix motorcycle accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our knowledgeable and compassionate motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle crashes. 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 motorcycle crash lawyers at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation today.
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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.