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Climate-wise, Tucson is very similar to Phoenix, and along with it is one of the sunniest, hottest cities in the country. It's the second largest city in the state, and home to the University of Arizona. Each year in February the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show takes place, where dealers from all over the world set up tents to display and sell gems, crystals, and other minerals. It is the largest event of its kind in the country, and one of the largest on the planet.
Major Tucson Roadways
- I-10, passes through the city and leads to Phoenix to the northwest, and Las Cruces, NM to the east.
- I-19, starts in Tucson and goes south to the USA-Mexico border and town of Nogales.
- State Route 86, starts in the city and leads west to the town of Why, where it intersects with State Route 85.
- State Route 77, begins in the city coming off of I-10, and leads north.
Search for recent Tucson-area accidents by type
- Tucson car accidents
- Tucson motorcycle accidents
- Tucson pedestrian accidents
- Tucson truck accidents
- Tucson bicycle accidents
- Tucson train accidents
List of Tucson Hospitals
- Banner University Medical Center
- Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
- NextCare Urgent Care
- Kindred Hospital Tucson
Grief Support and Other Helpful Groups
- List of Southern Arizona Bereavement Support Services
- Griefnet.org Online Grief Support
- Tucson Bicycle & Pedestrian Program
When someone is injured in an accident in Tucson, it is important to gather information about what happens next.
Being injured in a serious accident is always a shocking and scary experience, and dealing with the aftermath is exhausting and stressful. Accident victims are forced to deal with hospitalization, medical treatments, missed work, and lost income, often while trying to manage pain and disability from their injuries. And then the insurance adjusters start circling. Find out more about accidents and what issues an injured person needs to be aware of by going to this link.
Where to find legal assistance after a Tucson injury accident
After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from a great Tucson personal injury attorney who understands the legal standards and practices, who knows how insurance policies function, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed due to the negligence of someone else, a Tucson wrongful death lawyer can launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Tucson injury attorney can do to help.
You can file a personal injury lawsuit when there’s been any injury to your body, whether it’s a physical, mental or emotional injury. If you can prove liability and damages against the defendant, you could be awarded compensation.
Each year AZ Foothills Magazine asks their readers to vote for their “favorites in the Valley.” We are proud to announce that Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys has been listed, for the second year in a row, as the “Best of Our Valley” 2017 winner under the personal injury law firm category.
Winter weather can damage the infrastructure of the roads you travel on and hamper your vehicle’s performance, including its traction and maneuverability. High winds, precipitation, poor visibility and temperature extremes can all also affect your driving capabilities. This adds up to higher crash risks, even as it lowers traffic flow.
Not wearing your seat belt is considered a secondary offense in Arizona, so an officer can’t pull you over solely because you’re not wearing a seat belt. However, if you’re pulled over for another reason and aren’t buckled up, you can be ticketed.
Drivers often become impatient and drive too aggressively when stuck in traffic. While accidents can occur any time of the day, understanding the common causes of accidents during morning commutes is the first step in preventing them and helping you arrive at your destination safely.
Being involved in a car accident is a frightening experience. With luck, everyone walks away unhurt and your car is repairable. What you might not think about, however, is whether your child safety seat is still safe to use.
Make the most of this opportunity to teach your kids about responsibility and common sense. Our Tucson personal injury attorneys have some valuable tips that will help kids put safety first.
Infrequent rainy days make for great traveling, but driving can be a slippery experience for those who are not used to dealing with slick, wet roads – resulting in more car accidents in Tucson.