Tucson, AZ – Pedestrian Accident at Speedway Boulevard and Main Avenue
Tucson, AZ (June 18, 2019) – Police were called to the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident that took place at the intersection of Speedway Boulevard and Main Avenue.
Tucson Police have been working on their investigation and have determined that the victim, 37-year-old Brennan Thomas, was taken to the Banner University Medical Center, where he was later pronounced deceased due to serious injuries.
At the time, Thomas had been traveling eastbound on Speedway headed into the intersection. The driver struck him and stopped at the scene of the accident.
Police have determined that the driver was intoxicated at the time but no charges have yet been filed. The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
According to recent research, Arizona has been deemed to have the highest rate of pedestrian fatalities in the entire United States. In all of 2016, for instance, the state recorded 197 fatalities involving pedestrians. It is imperative for family members to know that they have a right to seek compensation from a liable party in the midst of one of these serious accidents. Our wrongful death attorneys in Arizona are here to assist you in your time of need.
At ELG ACCIDENT ATTORNEYS, PLLC, our fully dedicated attorneys are committed to helping the victims of these serious accidents after they have suffered the most immeasurable losses in their entire lives. We are proud of our desire for holding drivers liable for their actions if they have contributed to a fatal accident and caused you a variety of damages that have had a negative impact on your life. We are here for you every step of the way. Please contact us as soon as possible to receive your free consultation at (623) 562-3838.
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