Tag - Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona

2.14 Mesa, AZ - Fatal Motorcycle Crash Reported at Arizona Ave & San Angelo St

How to Avoid Motorcycle Wrecks

Riding a motorcycle can be a thrilling experience, but motorcyclists should be aware that riding comes with certain risks. Thankfully, riders can employ a number of safety tips to ensure their peace of mind on the road. If you’ve sustained injuries in a motorcycle accident in Arizona, contact our Phoenix motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG. Our team of motorcycle crash lawyers is here to help you today with a free, no-hassle consultation. Otherwise, read more to learn about easy safety [...]

Flagstaff, AZ - Injuries Reported in Crash on I-40 Near Petrified Forest

Tucson, AZ – Serious Injuries Reported in Motorcycle Crash at Swan Rd

Tucson, AZ (May 15, 2020) – Officers with the Tucson Police Department were on the scene of a serious collision near the intersection of Swan Road and 22nd Street. According to Officer Frank Magos, a spokesperson with the TPD, said the call for the crash came in around 8:40 p.m. on Friday. Per reports, the accident involved a van and a motorcyclist and sent at least one person to the hospital. One of the drivers stayed at the scene, Magos [...]

Why Are Older Motorcyclists More Prone To Death After Accidents?

How to File an Arizona Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit

If you were involved in a motorcycle accident and have sustained injuries or your vehicle was badly damaged, it is important to file an insurance claim. The Arizona Department of Transportation reported a total off 2,738 motorcycle accidents in 2018. Furthermore, there were a total of 4,985 fatal motorcycle accidents in 2018 alone. These accidents can be incredibly devastating but it is important to file a claim so you can receive the compensation you deserve. Filing a claim can [...]

1.8 Phoenix, AZ - Two Injured in Two-Car Crash at Central Ave & Indian School Rd

Strawberry, AZ – Motorcycle Crash Results in Injury on SR 87 Near Pine

Strawberry, AZ (April 18, 2020) – An injurious motorcycle accident blocked multiple lanes on State Route 87 in Strawberry on Saturday afternoon. Authorities at the scene say that at least one vehicle collided with a motorcycle in the right lanes of SR 87 northbound near Pine around 1:00 p.m. First responders were at the scene shortly after the accident occurred, assisting the injured victims and investigating the cause of the crash. However, officials have not released the drivers’ information or [...]

Mesa, AZ - 3-Car Accident Results in Injury on L-101 Near Guadalupe Rd

Flagstaff, AZ – Motorcycle Crash Causes Injuries on I-40 Near Twin Arrows

Flagstaff, AZ (April 16, 2020) – A motorcycle accident on I-40 eastbound on Thursday caused several possible injuries, per local authorities. The motorcycle accident occurred around 12:20 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 40 near the town of Twin Arrows, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety. The crash happened around milepost 219 and involved at least one other vehicle. No other passengers or vehicles were involved. The cause of the crash is still under investigation. Our thoughts are with the injured victims [...]

Arizona’s Motorcycle Helmet Laws and You

The Dangers of Riding a Motorcycle

As summer is approaching and the sunshine is out, many individuals will be riding their motorcycles on the Arizona roadways. This can be a thrilling experience for many individuals as it feels great to be riding outside in the sun. However, riding a motorcycle comes with many more risks than driving a car. These riders need to be able to balance the thrill of riding along with the risks that are associated with them. Everyone should be aware of [...]

The Dangers of Arizona Bike Week

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 3,000 motorcycle accidents occurred across Arizona in 2017. Many of those motorcycle accidents resulted in serious injuries, and some even ended with fatalities. Unfortunately, motorcyclists are often subject to more serious injuries and property damage than car and truck drivers. Furthermore, Bike Week in Arizona and related events may exacerbate this risk. If you’ve already been injured in a motorcycle accident in Arizona, contact the Phoenix motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law. [...]

Chandler, AZ – 2 Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Wreck at Saba St & Warner Rd

Chandler, AZ (March 14, 2020) – A man and a woman sustained serious injuries after a motorcycle they were on was involved in a crash. According to officers from the Chandler Police Department, the accident occurred on Saturday afternoon around 4:00 p.m., in the area of Saba Street and Warner Road, near McQueen Road. The car involved in the crash was turning left onto Saba Street when it collided with the motorcycle. Both victims were taken to the hospital. The woman [...]

Phoenix, AZ – 2 Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash at 68th St & Bell Rd

Phoenix, AZ (March 5, 2020) – Two people are in the hospital with serious injuries after a crash involving a car and a motorcycle in Phoenix late Thursday evening. According to officers from Phoenix Fire Rescue, the accident happened around 11:00 p.m. in the area of 68th Street and Bell Road. A man and woman were transported to the hospital in critical condition, while the third person involved in the collision refused medical treatment. The motorcycle riders were reportedly wearing [...]

Tempe, AZ – Serious Injuries Reported in Motorcycle Crash on US 60 at McClintock Dr

Tempe, AZ (March 2, 2020) – The eastbound lanes on U.S. 60 reopened Monday evening after a crash involving a motorcycle and an SUV had blocked traffic near McClintock Drive and resulted in at least one serious injury, according to tweets from the Arizona Department of Transportation. The department said the crash closed the on-ramps for Rural Road, Priest Drive, and Mill Avenue, while Bart Graves, a spokesman for the Arizona Department of Public Safety, said that the crash was [...]