Complete Phoenix, AZ accident reports and news.


Accidents in Phoenix result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Phoenix 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 Phoenix accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Resources to help accident victims and their families after a Phoenix 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.

Major hospitals in Phoenix include:

Mayo Clinic St. Joseph's Health Banner Health

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Phoenix 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 accident occurs, a personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Phoenix injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Mon, 04/14/2014 Car Accident Xavier Robles, 19, killed, after a street racing incident leads to a crash between his car and a pickup on 16th Street in Phoenix, Arizona
Sat, 04/12/2014 Bus Accident Machozi Lububim, 26, dies from her injuries, two children suffer minor injuries, taken to hospital, after the car they were riding crashes into a tour bus, after running a red light at an intersection in Phoenix.
Sat, 04/05/2014 Pedestrian Accident One woman killed, 3 people seriously injured, transported to hospital, Alberto Lopez-Ruelas, arrested for striking one of the victims, after a two-car crash on I-17 near Phoenix.
Wed, 04/02/2014 Car Accident Woman loses unborn baby, one other woman suffers a broken leg, both taken to hospital, after their van is struck by a pickup, driven by Michael Angelo DeLaCruz, 29, who was arrested on multiple charges, at an intersection in Phoenix.
Sat, 03/29/2014 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist critically injured, 42-year-old Phoenix Police detective injured, both taken to hospital, after a multi-vehicle crash on the Loop 101 Pima Freeway in Phoenix.
Tue, 03/25/2014 Bus Accident One person killed, 2 others injured, after a 4-vehicle crash, including a Phoenix transit bus, at the intersection of Peoria Ave. and Cave Creek Road in Phoenix.
Tue, 03/25/2014 Pedestrian Accident Bystander Octavio Herrera, 61, in critical condition and one driver injured after a street racing incident leads to a crash on 52nd Street in Phoenix, Arizona
Wed, 03/12/2014 Car Accident Rodolfo Nunez, 39, arrested on multiple charges, after a police pursuit leads to a chase on I-17 and then a crash, on a city street, with another vehicle, where he was captured after a short foot pursuit.
Tue, 03/04/2014 Car Accident Kimberly Huckaby, one other woman, suffer minor injures, after the male driver of a SUV crashes into their car, and multiple parked cars in the West Valley area, before crashing into a vacant house. The man was arrested.
Tue, 03/04/2014 Car Accident 68-year-old woman, 22-year-old woman and 3-year-old child injured after a two-car head-on collision at Dynamite Boulevard and Pyramid Peak Parkway in north Phoenix, Arizona
Sun, 03/02/2014 Car Accident William Thornton, 28, shot and killed by police, one Phoenix police officer shot and killed, another critically wounded, two civilians injured, after a police pursuit leads to a car crash and shooting in Phoenix.
Sat, 03/01/2014 Car Accident Angel Diaz, 4, killed, 3-year-old boy, 3 other people, including a woman 7 months pregnant, taken to hospital, after a 3-car crash on 83rd Avenue in Phoenix.
Fri, 02/28/2014 Car Accident One person killed, at least 3 people injured, taken to hospital, after a two car crash on 43rd Avenue in Phoenix.
Sat, 02/22/2014 Aircraft Accident Pilot killed when his ultra-light aircraft crashes near the Ak-Chin Regional Airport in Maricopa County.
Tue, 02/11/2014 Car Accident 32 year-old man, in critical condition, Merino Carlo Lusterino 44, injured and arrested on multiple charges, after driving his SUV at high speed leads to crash in Maricopa County.