Gila County Car Crash Results in One Fatality, Seven Injuries
As experienced Gila County car crash attorneys, we were truly shocked by the news of a serious crash near Needle Mountain on Sunday, July 8, 2012, according to reports from the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) accident update team. Reports indicate that two or more vehicles collided on SR-95 in the mountain area around 7:45 p.m. on Sunday evening. One person was killed in this fatal Arizona collision. Seven other people sustained moderate to severe injuries, and all people were reportedly taken to the hospital for treatment. The road was closed in both directions for several hours Sunday evening while the wreckage was cleared away and authorities investigated the scene. Our hearts go out to all those people involved in and affected by this crash and we hope they will recover both physically and emotionally soon.
Gila County Car Crash Statistics
Every year, around 800 Gila County car crashes are reported by the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT). These accidents result in injuries to nearly 400 people each year and cause the deaths of another 15 individuals, according to statistics. While the majority of collisions in the county happen in larger towns and cities like Globe and Payson, many severe accidents happen in the outer areas and recreation areas of the county, like Needle Mountain. Around 86 percent of crash-related fatalities happen in these areas of Gila County.
Why Involve a Gila County Car Crash Wrongful Death Attorney
This tragic Gila County car crash resulted in the destruction of multiple lives and the people who were affected could benefit from a conversation with an attorney skilled in personal injury law and wrongful death law. The car crash wrongful death attorneys in Gila County at the Breyer Law Offices, P.C. would assist the families and individuals affected by this collision by helping them to secure fair settlements that would take care of the costs of their recoveries. We would negotiate compensation for their emotional and physical injuries, medical and funeral costs, property repairs, and other damages. We do everything we can to help all injury victims get justice from the driver who caused their injuries. Call the Husband and Wife Law Team today.