Pedestrian Crash on Main Street Left One Hurt

COTTONWOOD, AZ (January 6, 2022) – On Monday morning, a pedestrian crash on Main Street injured one person.

According to authorities, the incident happened on Main Street and East Gila Street.

Reports say that the driver of the vehicle was a 74-year-old female, with no passenger.

Furthermore, the pedestrian involved was a 66-year-old male resident.

Upon investigation, authorities found out that the vehicle was moving southbound on North Main Street.

Afterwards, her vision was obstructed by the sun, and struck the pedestrian crossing from North Main Street to South.

Paramedics rushed the pedestrian to FMC for serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Meanwhile, the driver showed no signs of impairment.

An active investigation is still underway.

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

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the pedestrian accident 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 what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call them 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. Click here to request a police report.

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