Tempe, AZ – Car Wreck Causes Injuries on L-202 at Scottsdale Rd
Tempe, AZ (May 15, 2020) – A crash causing injuries forced a portion of Loop 202 near Scottsdale Road to close Friday afternoon in Tempe.
Tempe police said an initial investigation indicated two cars traveling eastbound on L-202 collided, causing a chain-reaction crash in the right lanes. The wreck occurred just after noon near Scottsdale Road. It appears at least one victim was transported to the hospital via ambulance with minor injuries, though further details on their condition have not been released.
An investigation into the circumstances leading up to the accident continues at this time.
We would like to extend our condolences to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with the injured victim. We hope for a full recovery.
Injurious Car Wrecks in Arizona
Each year, thousands of people in Arizona experience injuries as a result of car accidents. Whether an accident is caused by distracted driving, impaired driving or any other kind of driver error, victims and their families pay the price. Nearly 55,000 injurious accidents occurred across the state in 2018 alone, making it clear that these accidents are an unfortunate reality of life.
Whether it’s expensive medical bills and serious injuries or long-term emotional trauma, victims’ lives may be left in shambles after a crash. However, victims and their families can bring a claim against a negligent driver who caused them harm. If you’ve been injured in an accident, you should speak with an experienced car accident attorney in Arizona about your legal rights as you move forward.
At ELG, our experienced car accident attorneys have advocated for many victims involved in accidents. As you face a wide variety of damages and seek your fair compensation after a crash, you may have questions about safeguarding your legal rights. Please contact our injurious accident attorneys for the help you deserve at (623) 877-3600.
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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.