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 said in an email, and the other victim was sent to Banner University Medical Center via ambulance with life-threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Arizona
A recent report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation shows a steady increase in fatalities from motorcycle accidents across the state since 2016. In fact, these crashes have more than doubled in the last 30 years. Now that the warmer spring months are here, more traffic is on the roads, meaning more dangerous accidents for motorcyclists.
Oftentimes, these serious accidents can cause tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families. But victims can contact an accident attorney in Phoenix for help. In some cases, attorneys can help victims and families get the fair compensation they deserve.
Our knowledgeable motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG have years of experience in helping victims and their families get justice. Contact our motorcycle accident attorneys in Phoenix at (623) 877-3600 and schedule a free, no-hassle consultation for legal aid today.
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