1 Dead in Phoenix Pedestrian Accident near 19th Avenue and Sweetwater Avenue
PHOENIX, AZ (January 27, 2021) – Monday morning, a 61-year-old man suffered fatal injuries in a pedestrian crash near 19th Avenue and Sweetwater Avenue.
According to the Phoenix Police, the man walked on the curb lane at about 7:00 a.m. Then, a 56-year-old man driving a 2005 Mitsubishi Endeavor hit him.
Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene. At this time, the police do not suspect impairment as a factor in the crash.
Due to the limited information available, the crash remains under active investigation.
Our thoughts are with the family and friends mourning the death of the victim. We at Sweet Lawyers wish them strength and comfort during this difficult time.
Steps to Take after Fatal Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrian accidents are incidents in which someone walking or crossing a road is injured by a vehicle striking them.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents, but pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” reminds Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you have lost a loved one in a tragic pedestrian accident, reach out to our team of seasoned and highly qualified wrongful death lawyers. During this time, there are many questions and legal decisions that need to be made. Furthermore, our litigators at the Sweet Lawyers understand your situation. Also, we can help provide you with unmatched legal representation. Moreover, our goal is to help the families of victims acquire justice and the maximum settlement. For more details, call our hotline today at (800) 674 7852.