1 Dead in Tempe Train Accident near Center Parkway and Washington Street
TEMPE, AZ (January 4, 2021) – Sunday morning, a person died in a train crash near Center Parkway and Washington Street.
The incident involving a light rail train happened at about 12:30 a.m. near Center Parkway and Washington Street.
According to the Tempe police, a car heading east crashed into the front end of the westbound train.
As a result, the vehicle driver died at the scene. Meanwhile, responders took the light rail driver to the hospital with minor injuries. Meanwhile, there was no passenger on the train during the crash.
The incident led to the closure of Center Parkway and Mill Avenue for investigation. By 6:00 a.m., the area has since reopened.
Meanwhile, the identity of the deceased driver hasn’t been released. Also, the authorities haven’t identified the cause of the collision.
Thus, they continue to investigate the incident. Also, they haven’t confirmed whether impairment played a role or not.
To the family and friends of the victim, we can’t begin to imagine what you are feeling, but we would like to share with you our heartfelt condolences over your tragic loss.
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“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Insurance companies only protect their own interests, which is why we protect those of our clients. Our firm works tirelessly to ensure that the people we work for are granted the highest restitution possible. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
In the face of such tragedy, it is important to make sure your family is taken care of. If you want strong legal representation to advocate on your behalf, contact Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. When someone dies in a train accident, the children, parents, or guardians of the deceased have the right to file a claim. We are a wrongful death case law group that excels in claims like yours. We’re determined to get you the best settlement while you work on healing and recovering. Call us today for a 100% free case evaluation. Above all, we believe your loved one deserves proper justice.