1 Injured in Phoenix Pedestrian Accident on West Powell Drive
PHOENIX, AZ (July 22, 2020) – Saturday night, a 6-year-old boy was airlifted after a crash on West Powell Drive.
According to reports, the incident occurred in the driveway of a house near the 4000 block of West Powell Drive.
Responders airlifted the boy to a pediatric trauma facility for treatment. Moreover, the authorities said that he’s expected to survive.
Additional information about the crash remains unavailable at this time.
It is vital to never drive when drunk and to always be alert for pedestrians. An unforeseen accident can be avoided by following the traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead. Such actions can also ensure the safety of everyone.
Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians increases.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. However, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“Some of the worst pedestrian incidents involve minors. It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. Also, you may reach us 24/7.