Two Children Injured in Phoenix Pedestrian Accident at Fast Food Restaurant
Fast food restaurants exist for convenience, and they can provide families with an outlet for both eating and for play. Therefore, it's not uncommon to see children at these establishments, and motorists in the area need to be aware of the possibility that small children could do unexpected things. While few details have been provided in regards to the incident, what is known is that two small children were badly injured last night when they were hit at a restaurant in a Phoenix pedestrian accident.
According to the authorities, this Phoenix pedestrian accident occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. last night at the Del Taco restaurant located at 35th Avenue and Greenway Road. The children who were hit were boys who are 5 and 3 years old, respectively, and there were no details provided regarding specifically how they were hit. They were both transported to a nearby hospital and no word was given on their condition. None of the names of those involved in this crash were released at this time.
Arizona Pedestrian Accident Statistics
First and foremost, we'd like to offer our sincere hope that the boys who were injured in this Phoenix pedestrian accident are able to survive the harm they have suffered and recover quickly and fully. In addition, this crash will now become part of the overall statistics regarding Arizona pedestrian accidents. Every year, more than 1,500 such accidents occur, leading to more than 1,300 injuries. The statistics also reveal that more than 10 people every month are killed in Arizona pedestrian accidents.
Phoenix Personal Injury Lawyers
Clearly, much more information would be necessary in order to be able to provide a legal analysis of this Phoenix pedestrian accident. At this point, anyone involved could be at fault for the crash, including the driver, the little boys or even the restaurant depending on the specifics that surround the situation. However, if the families of the boys have reason to file Arizona personal injury lawsuits, they could lead to damages awards that compensate the families for their losses.
If you or someone you love has been harmed in a crash, you need to seek the help of Phoenix personal injury lawyers who have been holding those responsible for this type of harm accountable for many years. Contact the Phillips Law Group today to schedule a free initial consultation.