Phoenix is ranked 8th in the country for the worst pedestrian fatality rate by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For every 100,000 residents, 1.82 was killed in 2009. As Phoenix pedestrian accident attorneys, we know this statistic all-too well.
On Sunday morning in Phoenix, a female pedestrian was hit by a car and left in the road (KPHO 11/14/10). A passerby found the 49 year old woman lying in the road along 16th Street north of Broadway at 4am Sunday morning. Police have determined she was hit by a white Toyota that fled the scene, traveling north on 16th Street.
If you know anything about this accident, please don’t be afraid to come forward. The only way we can bring this driver to justice is with the help of the community. We’ve started a statewide tipline to help facilitate the successful arrest and conviction of hit and run drivers.
The tipline is completely anonymous, so your identity and safety will not be compromised. You could receive a reward up to $1,000 if your information leads to the felony arrest and conviction of a driver who flees the scene of an accident.
If you or a loved one has been injured by a hit and run driver, we may be able to help. Please call us today at (602) 267-1280 for your free consultation. You may deserve compensation, so don’t wait. Call us today.