Six People Injured in Mesa Car Accident
Intersections are driving environments that motorists encounter every day, and for the most part, drivers work through these environments without incident. However, many things need to go right in order for traffic to move through intersections safely, and if one thing goes wrong it can instantly lead to disaster. While more needs to be learned regarding a Mesa car accident that occurred at an intersection today, what is known is that as a result of the crash, six people, including four children have been injured.
According to police, the latest Mesa car accident occurred this morning at the intersection of Recker Road and University Drive. The vehicles involved were a Ford minivan and a Chevrolet SUV. After the initial collision, the minivan spun out and collided with a nearby light pole and the SUV spun into the intersection. A total of six people were injured, four of whom were children. Police have not yet released a cause for the crash and none of the parties involved in the accident have yet been identified.
Arizona Car Accident Statistics
First and foremost, we hope that those people who were injured in this Mesa car accident are able to recover from the harm they have suffered and get back into their routines quickly. In addition, this crash will now become part of the overall statistics regarding Arizona car accidents. Every year, more than 140,000 such crashes occur, leading to more than 65,000 injuries and to more than 1,000 fatalities.
Arizona Car Accident Lawyers
Clearly, more would need to be learned regarding the cause of this crash before any specific legal analysis of the situation could be completed. However, those people who were injured who were not driving one of the vehicles could have standing to file Arizona personal injury lawsuits against the party or parties at fault for this Mesa car accident. If such claims are filed and are successful, damages could be awarded to compensate those who were harmed for their medical costs, pain and suffering and other forms of loss.
If you or someone you love has been injured in an Arizona car accident, you need to seek the help of Arizona personal injury lawyers who have been holding those responsible for this type of harm accountable for many years. Contact Phillips Law Group today to schedule a free initial consultation.