10-Year-Old Boy Killed in Multi-Car Accident near 32nd Street

AHWATUKEE, AZ (June 26, 2023) – Sunday afternoon, Allen Michael Johnson was arrested after a fatal crash on South Mountain Loop 202.

The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m., near 32nd Street on May 20th.

According to reports, a vehicle driven by Johnson was seen traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of the freeway. There, the vehicle collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle, causing a pile-up. Police said that a total of five vehicles were involved in the wreck.

As a result, a 10-year-old kid died at the scene and he was identified as a passenger of Johnson’s.

Also, multiple others were injured including a 10-year-old boy, a 33-year-old man, a 20-year-old woman, and another adult.

In addition, the mother and a 5-year-old sibling of the deceased were in the vehicle and suffered injuries. Johnson was identified as the boyfriend of the mother.

Police then arrested 34-year-old Allen Michael Johnson, who was intoxicated at the time of the crash, on charges of aggravated assault and second-degree murder.

Alcohol and other controlled substances in the body can change a person’s physical, emotional, and mental condition. It is recommended that you do not drive while under the influence of these altering substances. If you have been drinking call a friend, a Uber, a Lyft, or a Taxi. Being aware of your sobriety while driving can prevent fatal accidents from occurring.

If you have been injured in an accident due to a reckless or irresponsible driver, contact Sweet James. It is their goal to provide you and your loved ones with the highest quality legal representation. Their expert attorneys will fight for the justice that you and your loved one rightly deserve. Call their office now at (800) 900-0000 for your free case consultation.

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