Carson City, NV (January 24, 2022) – One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of a car accident that took place at an intersection in Carson City on Monday afternoon, January 24.
According to Carson City officials, the accident happened around 12:52 p.m. at the intersection of US-50 and Arrowhead Drive. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result.
Local responders, including Carson City Fire and paramedics, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection until police cleared the scene. This led to delays in the area for a period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year in the state of Nevada, some of which are minor and others that are severe in nature. These accidents send tens of thousands of people to the hospital each year in Nevada. Car accidents happen in many areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In one recent year in the entire U.S., in fact, approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place. Many car accidents take a minimal recovery time but some are so severe that they can affect you for the rest of your life. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who can help you.
It is never easy to move forward after a collision, which is why you should have the help of a Carson City car accident attorney on your side. After you have sustained injuries in a car accident, one of the worst things that you can do is to wait and hope that things will go back to normal on their own. Your life could be turned upside-down due to your accident. You will likely be left with a variety of questions that you cannot answer on your own. This is why you should speak with a Carson City personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after an accident.
Carson City Car Accident Attorneys
The sooner you start working with an attorney after an accident, the sooner you can start working toward success. Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after an accident. We will stand by your side as you navigate the Nevada legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
You should never have to stand alone after an accident that is not your fault. Please contact an accident attorney in Carson City at (775) 324-3380 to find out what options are available for 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.