1 Killed, 1 Injured in Wrong-Way Accident near Bethany Home Road

PHOENIX, AZ (June 13, 2022) – Late Saturday night, one victim was pronounced dead following a wrong-way collision on State Route 51.

The incident occurred around 11:50 p.m., near Bethany Home Road. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

According to reports, a vehicle was traveling north in the southbound lanes, eventually colliding head-on with another car. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced one victim dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, paramedics transferred another person to a nearby hospital for further treatment. Although, authorities have not released the identities of those involved.

It is unknown whether speed, drugs, or alcohol played a role in the crash. However, an active investigation into the collision on State Route 51 is underway.

The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the loved ones of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

At Sweet James, they understand that car accident injuries come with a heavy burden. When legal decisions have to be made, their litigators are here to provide you with unmatched legal representation. Rest assured, you have an enthusiastic attorney who will fight by your side to achieve justice and adequate compensation. They will fight to hold the responsible party accountable and help you receive compensation to pay for the high costs of medical and legal expenses. For a free evaluation of case details, call their office today at (800) 975-3435. Additionally, you can reach their legal team through online chat, email, and text message. Click here to request a police report.

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