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Tucson, AZ – Antonio Calva Dies After Injurious Accident at Kolb Rd & 22nd St

Tucson, AZ – Antonio Calva Dies After Injurious Accident at Kolb Rd & 22nd St

Tucson, AZ (February 12, 2020) – Officers from the Tucson Police Department Traffic Investigations Unit are investigating a fatal vehicle collision that occurred last month on Tucson’s east side.

Officers from Operations Division East and Tucson Fire were dispatched to the intersection of South Kolb Road and East 22nd Street for the report of a serious injury collision involving two motor vehicles on January 12. Once authorities arrived, the driver of one of the vehicles was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers say the accident happened when a minivan traveled into the left turn lane to make a northbound turn onto N. Kolb Road. At that time, a white 2011 Toyota Camry was traveling westbound on 22nd Street and entered the intersection, colliding with the minivan.

The driver of the Camry remained on scene and cooperated with the investigation.

On February 8, the Traffic Investigations Unit was notified by the Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner that the driver of the minivan had passed away from his injuries. The driver of the minivan has been identified as 69-year-old Antonio Calva.

The accident remains under investigation at this time.

Our condolences go out to the family of Antonio Calva. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Injury Accidents in Arizona

Tucson, AZ - Antonio Calva Dies After Injurious Accident at Kolb Rd & 22nd StOn Arizona’s highways, there are numerous collisions that occur on a daily basis. Ranging from minor fender-benders to injurious collisions and even fatal crashes, these accidents take a toll on victims and their families. And while most incidents may not carry long-term effects for victims, seemingly insignificant wrecks can lead to more serious consequences.

In fact, 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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