Tucson, AZ – Man Hit & Killed in Train Accident at Miracle Mile & Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ (November 27, 2020) – One man is dead after he was hit by a train in midtown Tucson in the early morning hours on Tuesday.
Per reports from the Tucson Police Department, the man was hit just after 4:30 p.m. Tim McMahan, a representative for Union Pacific Railroad, said that the accident occurred in the area south of Miracle Mile, which is located near Interstate 10 and Grant Road.
Train crews were not injured, but details are limited and it’s still unclear what led up to the collision. Local EMTs were seen in the area, but it’s unknown whether they were able to transport the man to a hospital or if he was found dead at the scene.
TPD authorities and officials with Union Pacific Railroad are still investigating the circumstances of the crash at this time. No further details were made available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victim.
Fatal Train Accidents in Arizona
Hundreds of lives are lost and many are injured each year as a result of accidents in Arizona. When crashes involving trains occur, catastrophic and even fatal consequences befall victims. And when a victim has been killed as a result of a serious accident, families should safeguard their legal rights with the help of a wrongful death attorney in Arizona.
From painful long-term injuries and trauma to emotional distress and financial insecurity or even death, train accidents mean tragic consequences for both victims and their families. Oftentimes, fatal accidents leave victims’ families to pick up the pieces in the aftermath. Thankfully, those affected can seek help from a Phoenix personal injury lawyer, especially if they’ve been involved in an accident that occurred as a result of the negligent actions of others.
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