Four-Vehicle Crash on Highways 69 and 169 Injures 2 People
Prescott Valley, AZ (May 8, 2021) – A crash on Highways 69 and 169 involving four vehicles left two people hospitalized on late Thursday afternoon.
The crash happened on May 6 at State Route 69 northbound and State Route 169 intersection at about 4:35 p.m.
According to the Prescott Valley Police Department, a 2009 Chevrolet Impala traveling northbound on State Route 69 failed to see a red light. As a result, it rear-ended a Toyota Camry.
Due to the impact of the collision, the Camry then crashed into two other vehicles.
The occupants of the two other vehicles did not report any injuries from the collision. However, both of the front passengers of the Camry and Impala suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
An air ambulance transported them to a Phoenix hospital for treatments.
Furthermore, authorities cited the driver of the Impala for failing to control his speed to avoid a collision.
Injury Crash in Prescott Valley
The extent of the incident prompted the closure of northbound State Route 69 at State Route 169. However, it has since been reopened for traffic.
Driving can be very dangerous and almost anything can happen if you are not prepared. It is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
If you or a loved one suffered serious injuries in a multi-car crash, reach out to the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. We understand what you are going through, and our team is here to ensure your legal rights are protected. With over 40 years in the legal field, we have the experience and the resources to win your case. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation. In addition, you can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message.