Injuries Reported in Tempe Train Accident on Center Parkway and Washington Street
TEMPE, AZ (September 21, 2021) – Monday afternoon, two people sustained injuries in a light rail train crash on Center Parkway and Washington Street.
The crash involved a pickup with two occupants inside and the light rail train, Tempe police revealed.
Also, the crash blocked the tracks but the normal services have resumed. However, the crash caused delays of up to 20 minutes to the light rail tracks.
According to reports, the pickup caught fire after the crash. Thus, the Tempe Fire Medical Rescue responded to put it out.
The crash injured the two occupants of the vehicle. Then, responders took one of them to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
After the crash, eastbound light rail trains turned around at Priest Drive and Washington Street. Then, westbound trains turned around at Mill Street and 3rd Street.
The train passengers suffered no injuries.
Suffering a Personal Injury in a Train Crash
In the case of the train crash on Center Parkway and Washington Street, the victims must become aware of their rights under the law. This means that there may be a right to file a lawsuit against the person or company responsible for the injuries they suffered.
Mark Sweet, one of the award-winning personal injury attorneys said, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
If you or a family member has suffered serious injuries in a similar incident, turn to us. Sweet Lawyers are here for you and unlike insurance companies, we will ensure you acquire the highest settlement needed to cover the costs an accident has caused. Our attorneys will guide you through every step of the way to make sure you receive the justice and compensation your family deserves. Allow us to handle the legalities, while you focus on recovering. Our firm does not collect any payment until we win big for you, and we also do not require any silly “retainer” fees like other law offices. To schedule a free consultation, call today at (800) 674 7852 and speak to an experienced legal professional.