Battle Mountain, NV (July 21, 2021) – At 4:48 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 21, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Battle Mountain.
According to local officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of mile marker 246. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not fully known. The vehicles involved in the crash were extensively damaged and had to be removed from the scene by a tow truck.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in the area for some time. This led to extensive delays until police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents are one of the major causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of Nevada. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye and cause severe harm to those involved, though many of these accidents can be prevented. Highways are one of the most common places where car accidents occur every year, with hundreds of collisions happening in these areas. Car accidents happen due to many different reasons on our major highways but some of the most common reasons include driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. It is up to you to show that another party is at fault for your accident. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a Nevada car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced. Many victims of these accidents will need the dedicated and knowledgeable help of a Nevada car accident attorney. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that you meet deadlines in your claim, as well as have the evidence you need to move forward. It is important that you never stand alone after an accident that is not your fault. If you have been hurt in a car accident, we are here for you every step of the way. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Nevada car accidents at www.coulterharshlaw.com.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here to help you move forward after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be for you on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system during these difficult times. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you have options moving forward. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (516) 945-9033 for assistance when it comes to your claim.
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