Tucson, AZ – 2 Seriously Injured in Crash at 22nd St & Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ (October 21, 2019) – A man and a woman were both seriously injured in a vehicle accident on Monday morning.
According to officials from the Tucson Police Department, the pair were injured in a crash involving an SUV and a car at East 22nd Street and South Alvernon Way. The incident occurred around 4:30 a.m., per a report from Officer Ray Smith, a Tucson police spokesman. The man suffered life-threatening injuries and the woman was seriously injured. Bother were taken to a local area hospital via ambulance.
The other driver involved remained at the scene, Smith said. The intersection was reopened at 9:00 a.m., though the accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Tucson
On Arizona’s highways, there are numerous collisions daily, ranging from minor fender-benders to fatal crashes. And while most incidents fall into the former category, sometimes even seemingly insignificant wrecks can lead to severe consequences.
Per a report from the Arizona Department of Transporation, nearly 37,000 injury collisions occurred last year alone. These wrecks can result in high medical costs, long-term health issues, and property damage for victims. Victims and their families are especially vulnerable when they’re involved in wrecks that occur due to the negligence of other drivers. But those affected can seek legal aid from a skilled personal injury lawyer.
When it comes to advocating for victims and their families, ELG Law’s team of auto accident attorneys has years of experience and knowledge. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation.
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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.