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Complete Yuma, AZ accident reports and news.


Accidents in Yuma result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Yuma crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Yuma accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Yuma wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Yuma Police Department;

Yuma Fire Department and Emergency Services Department;

Yuma County Sheriff’s Office;

Yuma major hospitals include:

Yuma Municipal Court;

Yuma County Court system;

Yuma real-time traffic report;

Arizona State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Yuma accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, an experienced Yuma personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Yuma accident lawyer helps accident victims.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Sat, 04/05/2014 Car Accident Kurt Allen Schenker, 19, killed, Colton Garrett Whiteside, 21, injured, transported to hospital, after their pickup leaves an access road and crashes into the Gila Gravity Canal, near Yuma.
Wed, 03/11/2015 Aircraft Accident Civilian plane crashes, killing U.S. Marine Anthony T. DuBeau, 23, in Yuma, Arizona
Tue, 04/21/2015 Truck Accident Marine Michael A. Cooper, 20, killed and another injured in wrong-way crash with FedEx truck on Ogilby Road east of Yuma, Arizona
Fri, 05/15/2015 Car Accident Alexander Gomes, 20, killed and Julian McDaniel, 22, and Victor Gil, 29, injured in car crash on South Avenue 3E in Yuma, Arizona
Sat, 05/23/2015 Car Accident Julio Vasquez, 39, hurt and Ryan Swierk, 31, killed in car accident on Red Cloud Mine Road near Martinez Lake in Yuma, Arizona
Fri, 08/21/2015 Car Accident Jeep crashes into ambulance after failure to yield near 10th Avenue and 16th Street in Yuma, Arizona
Thu, 12/03/2015 Car Accident 3 hospitalized after 2-car crash at 16th Street and Dora Avenue in Yuma, Arizona
Sun, 01/10/2016 Car Accident Diana Torres, 24, and Miriam Ramos, 41, killed, and Mayra Ramirez, 25, injured in single-vehicle car crash at 8th Street and Castle Dome Avenue in Yuma, Arizona
Mon, 02/08/2016 Car Accident Donald Walker, 60, killed, and Vickie Walker, 63, and Brian Daley injured in car wreck on Fortuna Road in Yuma, Arizona
Thu, 02/18/2016 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist injured in collision with pickup at 16th Street and Arizona Avenue in Yuma, Arizona
Wed, 03/23/2016 Car Accident Two people killed in car crash on Interstate 8 ramp in Yuma, Arizona
Wed, 05/04/2016 Pedestrian Accident Teen, 13, critically injured in pedestrian collision on 20th Street in Yuma, Arizona
Wed, 09/21/2016 Car Accident Martin Hernandez, 62, seriously injured in two-vehicle collision at 5th Avenue and 8th Street in Yuma, Arizona
Mon, 12/12/2016 Other Type of Accident Two injured when ATV is struck by Jeep on Avenue D and Avenue E in Yuma, Arizona
Fri, 12/23/2016 Pedestrian Accident Man, 74, killed in pedestrian collision on 4th Avenue in Yuma, Arizona