Pedestrian Fatally Struck near 56th Street and Thomas Road

PHOENIX, AZ (October 25, 2022) – Friday morning, a pedestrian crash near 56th Street claimed the life of a man.

The incident happened on October 21st, near the intersection of 56th Street and Thomas Road. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

According to reports, officers were called to the area where a man was struck by an SUV. The impact of the collision left the man with serious injuries.

First responders then transported the man to a local hospital for treatment of his wounds. 

Following the collision, crews shut down the area surrounding the crash for cleanup and preliminary duties.

When driving, always be alert for pedestrians and other vehicles. This is especially important when you are driving through a residential area, an intersection, or a parking lot. Also, always drive within the posted speed limit as this is set and enforced to reduce accidents and save lives. An unforeseen accident can be avoided by following traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead. Such actions can also ensure the safety of everyone.

After an accident, your main focus should be on your health. At Sweet James, they help accident victims heal by pursuing their cases from beginning to end. With them, the only thing you have to focus on is getting back on your feet, they take care of the rest. If you or someone you love has been injured in a pedestrian accident, call their office today at (800) 975-3435 for a free case evaluation. One of their experienced legal professionals will assist you. They are also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer any of your questions through email, text message, or online chat.

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