Carson City, NV (July 28, 2021) – At 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, July 28, a motorcycle crash with injuries occurred in Carson City.
According to Carson City officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Stewart Street and Little Lane. A motorcycle was traveling in the area when a passenger vehicle suddenly collided with the motorcycle due to unknown reasons. The motorcycle was left with extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The motorcyclist was up and walking around but sustained injuries as a result of the crash. The injured victim was checked out at the scene by paramedics.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada
Motorcyclists are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads due to the fact that they have no protection from harm. This means that many motorcyclists are injured or even killed in accidents due to the recklessness of others. In just one recent year’s time in Nevada, it was reported that approximately 24 people were killed in fatal motorcycle accidents throughout the state and many others were seriously injured. Though drivers are expected to watch out for these vulnerable parties at all times, motorcycle accidents continue to occur every year due to the reckless acts of others. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options. It is crucial that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
Many victims of motorcycle accidents will be left feeling helpless and alone after a preventable accident. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should always have a Nevada motorcycle accident attorney on your side who can answer any questions that you may have. For instance, what evidence will you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you need to meet to successfully move forward with your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Nevada personal injury attorney.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here to help you move forward after a Nevada motorcycle accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a motorcycle accident that has been caused by another party. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected every step of the way as you navigate the legal system. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been hurt in a serious motorcycle accident, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Nevada 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.