Pedestrian Accidents

Woman Killed in Flagstaff Train Collision

FLAGSTAFF, AZ — Flagstaff police say a Phoenix woman has died following a pedestrian crash in northern Arizona.  On March 28th, officials said the crash happened around 9:30 p.m. on March 27th.  The accident occurred around Beaver Street and Route 66 in Downtown Flagstaff.  The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Larilynn Ben. Ben was attempting…

Woman Killed on US-60/I-10 Ramp in Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ — DPS is investigating a deadly hit-and-run involving a pedestrian on the US-60 freeway in Phoenix.  The incident occurred in the early morning of March 22nd on the ramp from westbound US-60 to eastbound I-10. No details have been released about the victim other than being a female.  The driver of the vehicle is…

Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Injured by Red Light Runner

PHOENIX, AZ — A woman, later identified as Judge Rosa Mroz, is in extremely critical condition after being struck by a car while crossing the street near 56th Street and Camelback Road.  The crash happened around 9:15am on February 2, 2022. Judge Mroz was taken to a nearby hospital.  The driver of the vehicle stayed on…

Man Crossing Street Hit and Killed by Tow Truck in West Valley

Near TOLLESON, AZ — A man was hit and killed by a tow truck as he was crossing the street early Tuesday morning.  The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office says the victim was not in the crosswalk when he was hit near 91st Avenue and McDowell Road.  The man perished on scene before deputies arrived. The tow…

Man Involved in Auto-Pedestrian Accident in Critical Condition

PHOENIX, AZ — A man is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle  Tuesday morning in Phoenix.  The accident took place at 19th Avenue and Southern.  Reports claim the man was not in a crosswalk when a vehicle headed west struck him.  Paramedics rushed him to the hospital in extremely critical condition. The driver…

Arizona Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by vehicle

SURPRISE, AZ (December 16, 2021) – Surprise Police department say one person has been hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle near Grand Avenue and Reems Road. The condition of the adult victim is unknown. The cause of the crash is under investigation. The AZ Hometown Lawyers sends their best wishes to the victim and…

Trick-or-Treat: The Scary Truth About Halloween Injuries

Many Halloween traditions involve pumpkins, apple cider, and even a scary hayride, but we are going to bet there will be some neighborhood trick-or-treating involved too. And for the more than 41.1 million trick-or-treaters, the majority children ages 5 to 14, who hit U.S. doorsteps in 2019 requesting a Halloween treat, many injuries followed. This…

How to Recover from a Pedestrian Accident in Arizona

The weather in Phoenix, Arizona is some of the most consistently beautiful in the nation, and this results in a high level of outdoor activity involving pedestrians, skateboarders and those out and about. Unfortunately, statistically speaking Orange County also accounts for a high percentage of pedestrian accidents nationwide. Beach communities such as Phoenix and Tucson…

Electric Scooter Injuries Jumped 200% In Last 4 Years

The number of electric scooter accidents has exploded since they hit’ the scene in 2016 Companies such as Bird, Lime, Lyft, Razor and Spin have placed thousands of electric scooters on city sidewalks throughout the country. Cities are scrambling to enact legislation to regulate electric scooters and provide protections to those who are injured by…

14 Year Old High-School Student Dies in Pedestrian Accident

A 14-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car near 83rd Avenue and Cactus Road in Peoria Friday morning. 14-year-old Steven Elijah Gessner was walking to school and as he entered the crosswalk on 83rd Avenue, he was struck by a minivan.Gessner was transported to the hospital with “significant injuries” but later pronounced…