Surprise, AZ (December 8, 2022) – Two teens lost their lives while two others were hospitalized after a vehicle crashed into a tree on Wednesday night, December 7, in Surprise. The collision took place just after 5:00 p.m.
The 17-year-old driver was pronounced deceased on-site. Three other passengers, an 18-year-old, a 16-year-old, and a 15-year-old, were hospitalized as a result of the crash.
The 16-year-old died at the hospital. None of their identities have been reported at this time.
Police in Surprise are working to determine the cause of the accident. It is believed that the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies to everyone affected by this fatal accident in Surprise.
Arizona Car Accidents
Approximately 4,500 people are hurt per month in car accidents in Arizona or around 150 per day. More than 8,000 auto wrecks are reported monthly in the Grand Canyon State or approximately 100,000 per year. This is equal to around 268 accidents reported each day.
Typically, those who sustain injuries in auto accidents will require immediate and sometimes long-term hospitalization. While recovering in the hospital, they usually have to undergo medical care that includes invasive surgeries, painful physical therapy, and more that can be time-consuming, draining, and expensive.
Car accident victims may be able to pursue legal action against the negligent party responsible for their wreck by working with a personal injury attorney Especially if you believe your wreck was caused by a negligent driver, you should contact a lawyer as soon as you can.
If you have lost someone you love in a negligently caused accident, contact a wrongful death lawyer in Surprise who can help you recover financial compensation. Compensation can help you pay for vehicle repairs, funeral care, and medical bills, among other damages. Allow an attorney to help reduce some of the stress and anxiety you may be dealing with during this difficult time by helping you to relieve the financial burden you may be facing.
Our attorneys at the Law Offices of Samuel P. Moeller, PLLC, can help you get the money you need so you can focus on your health and well-being and that of your family members. We will thoroughly investigate each aspect of your claim, ensure that you file all necessary paperwork in a timely manner, and speak to witnesses, specialists, crash reconstructionists, and other individuals who may be able to provide important information related to your case. Additionally, we will negotiate the maximum compensation from the insurance companies so you can get the finances you require to recover fully.
Our law team is extensively experienced in protecting the legal rights of those who have been seriously injured due to driver negligence. We will help you get the money you need to pay for the damages you may be facing during this difficult time. Call an Arizona car accident attorney at your earliest convenience to schedule a case evaluation for free. Our lawyers can be reached at 602-903-2905. Contact our law firm to get started on your path to financial recovery.
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