One Dies, One Injured in Interstate 10 Crash
Phoenix, AZ (December 23, 2021)– On Thursday, a Dodge Durango driver sustained injuries in a fatal crash on Interstate 10.
This multi-vehicle crash happened at around 1:30 a.m. at 27th Avenue.
Officers said a boyfriend and girlfriend were arguing while driving separate vehicles. The boyfriend was then driving a pickup truck. He attempted to run the girlfriend’s vehicle off the road.
Unfortunately, the truck driver spun out and drove in the wrong direction, and struck a Dodge Durango.
The truck driver lost his life at the crash scene.
On the other hand, the man driving the Dodge sustained serious injuries but is expected to survive.
Meanwhile, the involved girlfriend did not suffer injuries as she went off the road.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the deceased. May you find courage during this difficult time. Also, we are hoping for the injured driver’s fast recovery,
Dealing With Traffic Accidents
Moreover, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives, however, it is one of the most dangerous activities we do every day. As often these accidents happen, many people do not know what follows in the event of a car accident.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
So, in case of accidents like this one, it is crucial that everyone remain calm in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving and avoid accidents:
– Always drive at a controllable speed.
– Never assume you know the other driver’s intention.
– Also, be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
– This one, we should never neglect: yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
– Most importantly, stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phones unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Immediately call our attorneys at Sweet Lawyers if you were injured in an accident.
Our hotline is (800) 674 7852. Similarly, you may also check our website and chat with our live agents.