One Dead, One Injured in Wrong-Way Auto Accident near Northern Avenue

CHANDLER, AZ (June 17, 2022) – Late Saturday night, one person was killed in a wrong-way collision on State Route 51.

The incident occurred shortly before midnight on State Route 51 near Northern Avenue. At this time, the involved vehicles have not been identified by authorities.

Responding officers, however, declared one person dead as a result of the collision. Investigators are currently withholding the victim’s identity until notification of next of kin.

Crews also closed the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Chandler Police are still investigating the deadly wrong-way collision on State Route 51 and will release updates once become available.

The team at Sweet James would like to extend their sincerest sympathies to the friends and loved ones of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a car accident. Reach out to their wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. If you are a family member of the victim involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report.

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