Tucson, AZ – Woman Hit & Seriously Injured at Benson Hwy & Ajo Way

Tucson, AZ – Woman Hit & Seriously Injured at Benson Hwy & Ajo Way

Tucson, AZ (October 14, 2019) – A woman was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a car crash near Ajo Way and Benson Highway on Monday evening.

According to officers with the Tucson Police Department, the adult woman was examined by Tucson paramedics at the scene and was determined to have life-threatening injuries. Eastbound Ajo Way was shut down at Benson Highway while officers worked to determine the cause of the wreck. Traffic was restricted in the westbound lanes while crews cleared the wreckage.

The injured woman arrived at the hospital around 7:30 p.m., said Officer Frank Magos, a Tucson Police Department spokesman. However, he did not give any updates on her current condition or the extent of the other drivers’ injuries.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Injurious Wrecks in Arizona

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, nearly 37,000 injury collisions occurred in the last year alone. These wrecks can result in tragic consequences for victims and their families, who are often left to cope with serious long-term trauma.

From high medical costs and health issues to property damage or lost wages, those affected may feel hopeless in the afternoon of an injurious wreck, especially after wrecks that occur due to other drivers’ negligent actions.

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, compassion, and knowledge. Contact our accident attorneys today at (623) 562-3838 to schedule your free consultation and review your options for filing a claim.

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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.