Tucson, AZ – Serious Injuries Reported in Possible Rollover Crash on I-10 at 22nd St
Tucson, AZ (February 21, 2020) – Eastbound Interstate 10 was closed on Friday after an apparent rollover crash that sent at least one person to the hospital.
Officers with the Tucson Police Department said that the collision happened around 9:30 p.m. on I-10 eastbound near 22nd Street in Tucson. Fire rescue units and EMTs had all lanes blocked in the area as they treated victims and cleared the wreckage. Police at the scene were working to gather evidence and have not released the information of those involved.
It’s unclear how many vehicles were involved in the collision, though officers are still investigating at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Crashes in Arizona
Last year, nearly 55,000 car accidents occurred, with more than 25,000 involving multiple drivers. According to a report released by the Arizona Department of Transportation, multi-car crashes are on the rise statewide. And oftentimes, victims of these crashes include drivers and their passengers.
Car wrecks, especially those that occur as a result of other drivers’ negligent actions, can mean tragic circumstances for victims and their families. From medical bills and serious long-term injuries to job loss, devastating consequences may befall victims and their families. However, those affected can contact a Phoenix personal injury lawyer for help, and in some cases, victims may seek the fair compensation they deserve from wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit.
Our accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families and seeking fair compensation for those affected by accidents. Contact our auto accident lawyers at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation today and learn more about your options.
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