1 Killed, 7 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Fiery Collision on 71st Avenue [Phoenix, AZ]
Fiery Crash Results in Fatality in Phoenix
PHOENIX, AZ (August 17, 2021) – Early Monday morning, one person died and 7 others sustained injuries in a fiery collision on 71st Avenue.
The crash took place around 4:30 a.m., near 75th Avenue and Indian School Road, as per the report.
According to reports, the driver of a Chevy Trax was traveling west when he ran a red light through the intersection. There, the driver struck a southbound Chevy Silverado with 7 people inside.
By the time authorities arrived to the collision on 71st Avenue, both vehicles were engulfed in flames.
Paramedics responded and pronounced one man dead at the scene. In addition, a 26-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries.
Six others, a 28-year-old man, a 25-year-old man, a 22-year-old man, a 19-year-old girl, an 18-year-old girl, and a 17-year-old girl, were also injured.
Investigators say the deceased man was the driver of the Chevy Trax. However, there is no additional information about the crash.
Meanwhile, the fiery collision on 71st Avenue is under investigation.
Our law firm sends out our heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the victim who are grieving over the loss of their loved one.
Reach out to Sweet James if you have been involved in a multi-vehicle accident. We have extensive experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your case. Our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with cases including car accidents and personal injury. We will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call our offices at (800) 975-3435 for a free consultation with a professional in your area. You can contact us by email, online chat, and text message 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. To request for a police report, click here.
Free Police Report
If you or your family are involved or affected by this accident and would like the official Police Report of this incident, Sweet James may be able to help.
By clicking the "Get help now" button, you consent for Sweet James LLP, its service provider(s) & affiliates to use automated technology, including calls, texts, and prerecorded messages to contact you at the number and email provided. I understand I am not required to sign or agree to this as a condition of services. Clicking the button "Get help now" below constitutes your electronic signature and certifies the information provided is yours.
In The Media
Providing Legal Commentary On Radio Stations Across The Country
Sweet James is a trusted legal expert who serves as a regular guest on major radio stations across the country, providing legal commentary on trending cases.