Tucson, AZ – Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Crash on E Valencia Rd
Tucson, AZ (May 11, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Saturday left one person seriously injured.
Just after 6:10 p.m., on May 9, the Tucson Police Department was called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on East Valencia Road. Reports show that a pedestrian was struck by a white Lincoln Navigator at the Circle K located near East Valencia Road and South 6th Avenue.
The pedestrian sustained critical injuries in the incident and was rushed to a local hospital for treatment.
The driver of the Lincoln fled the scene without stopping to render aid. Authorities later apprehended the driver and one passenger. Both were taken into police custody.
At this time, the TPD is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
More than 1,700 victims are injured in pedestrian accidents throughout Arizona annually. These accidents often result in critical and life-threatening injuries, especially when SUVs and other large vehicles are involved. Victims harmed in pedestrian accidents often require emergency surgery, hospitalization, and therapy. Many victims never truly recover from their injuries. When victims are injured in pedestrian accidents, as a result of another person’s reckless actions, they should reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in Arizona as soon as possible.
Our team at Rockafellow Law Firm wholeheartedly believes that victims should never be forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on the medical treatment they need as a result of another person’s reckless and negligent actions. For this reason, our personal injury attorneys in Arizona provide aggressive legal representation to ensure victims get the justice and compensation they need to move forward. Contact our personal injury law firm in Tucson at (520) 334-1354 to discuss legal options available for you.
Note: We utilize outside sources to gather the facts and information that are used in the creation of these accident news posts. These sources include independent news sources, police accident reports, as well as first-hand witness accounts of injury accidents. For that reason, Rockafellow Law Firm has not independently verified the details of this accident. If there is information that is not correct in this post, please contact our firm immediately and we will ensure that the story is corrected to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would like us to remove the post completely, we will do so upon request.
Disclaimer: Rockafellow Law Firm is proud to be members of our local business community and strive to improve the quality of life of everyone who resides in the great state of Arizona. Our goal is to draw attention to the dangers related to serious injury accidents in Arizona and hope that our community members will take the necessary precautions to avoid such incidents. None of the information that is provided in this post should be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. This post is not meant to be a solicitation for business. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.