Carson City, NV (September 24, 2021) – At 9:26 a.m. on Friday, September 24, a car accident occurred at an intersection in Carson City.
According to Carson City officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Highway 395 and Jacks Valley Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles forcefully collided with each other, which led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. 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 a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Nevada. These accidents happen every hour of the day, some of which are minor and others that are incredibly severe in nature. Crashes happen in many different areas but intersections are some of the most common places. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright recklessness of others. These accidents happen due to a variety of different reasons including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk driving
- Drowsy driving
If your life has been negatively impacted by a car accident, you have a variety of options available for you. You should have the help of a legal advocate on your side as you move forward.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on their own. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should have the help of a Carson City car accident lawyer on your side. An attorney will be able to help you in many ways, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. These injuries include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, fractures, and more. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you may spend time in the hospital or away from the workplace. You should speak with a Carson City personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
Carson City Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here for you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation for a wide array of aspects. These include medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Carson City at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you.
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Disclaimers: The legal team at Coulter Harsh Law are members of the local business community and are always striving to improve the overall well-being and general safety of all Nevada residents. We are always saddened when a serious or fatal accident occurs and hope that by providing more awareness about the dangers of driving that our fellow community members will take heed and use precautions in an effort to avoid being injured in an accident. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this post should be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos depicted are not of the accident described in this post.