80-year-old Killed in Car Accident

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An 80-year-old woman is dead following a two-car accident that occurred near 15th Avenue and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix.

The Car Accident

The accident happened just after noon when a white Toyota Prius ran a red light and was struck by a blue Chevrolet Tahoe. The driver of the Prius an 80-year-old woman. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The male driver of the Chevrolet Tahoe was taken to a local hospital. He suffered facial injuries and head trauma.

Cause Being Investigated

The accident is still being investigated. The cause of the accident still remains unknown and it’s still unsure if speed played a factor. One witness said the Prius was “creeping” through the intersection. The posted speed limit in the area is 40 mph.

Working with a Car Accident Attorney

Car accidents can be traumatic. You can suffer numerous injuries, and in the worst case, death. Working with a car accident attorney can help you recoup any money lost spent on medical recovery, or any income lost while in recovery. A car accident attorney can help you build your case should you need to go to court. They will investigate the specifics of the crash as well as the reasons behind it. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident you need the expert advice of motor vehicle accident attorneys such as those at Personal Injury Attorneys PLLC.

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