Posted on:Jul 25, 2022

Scottsdale, AZ – One Dead, One Injured in Collision With USPS Van at McDowell Rd and Scottsdale Rd

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Scottsdale, AZ (July 24, 2022) – One man was killed and another hospitalized after a three-vehicle collision on the afternoon of Sunday, July 24th in Scottsdale.  

According to officials, the incident took place in the area of Scottsdale Road and McDowell Road and resulted in the death of one of the three drivers involved. 

One other driver remained at the scene but was eventually taken to the hospital.  

Reports indicate that one of the vehicles involved was a van for the United States Postal Service. The driver was unharmed during the impact. 

Police are gathering evidence and piecing together how this accident happened. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Arizona

Like most other states in America, Arizona abides by standard fault laws where car crashes are concerned. This means that your Phoenix car accident attorney will have to prove fault before you will be able to file your claim. Liability for an accident can lie with one or even several parties depending on the cause.

Establishing the specific cause of your car accident is absolutely vital if you intend on filing an insurance claim for a car accident in Arizona. 

Motor vehicle collisions take place for a wide variety of reasons. Inattentive driving and other kinds of careless behavior result in drivers disregarding fundamental driving regulations and laws, causing them to blow through stoplights, drive dangerously fast, and even hit pedestrians, cyclists, and other vehicles.

Outside influences, such as rough weather, often cause driving conditions to become perilous, and result in a driver losing control of their car. In many instances, however, at its core, a vehicle crash is really caused by the malicious, reckless, or negligent behavior of another motorist.  

Distractions, combined with human error and basic negligence, have caused an increase in Arizona’s annual number of vehicle accidents and an increase in the number and severity of injuries they cause. 

Our Phoenix vehicle accident lawyers invest wholly in our clients and work hard to get them the full amount of compensation they are entitled to.

If you were injured in a car accident, contact the Arizona personal injury lawyers at Saavedra Law to schedule a free and confidential case review with a member of our legal team as soon as possible.

Note: Our writer used outside sources in the creation of this post. These sources include local news reports, local and state police incident reports, social media outlets, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents that take place in Arizona. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident. If you find any information that is not correct, contact Saavedra Law Firm, PLC as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. If you have been injured in an accident, seek the help of a medical professional. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.

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