Carson City, NV (April 16, 2021) – Around 11 a.m. on Friday morning, April 16, a multi-vehicle accident occurred on a highway in Carson City.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of US-50 toward the Dayton area. Multiple vehicles collided with each other in the area due to unknown reasons, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to assist at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Traffic was blocked in the westbound lanes for a period of time due to emergency vehicles clearing 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 leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of Nevada. In just one month’s time, hundreds of victims are injured and transported to hospitals for treatment of serious injuries stemming from Nevada car accidents. In fact, some of the most severe injuries that stem from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. If you have suffered from immense harm as a result of a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with a Reno accident attorney in your time of need.
Many individuals who fall victim to car accidents in Reno each year will be left with a variety of questions that they cannot answer on their own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet if you hope to move forward with your claim? Will your case be settled or will it go all the way to trial? What evidence will help you show that another party is to blame for your accident? These are questions that you will be able to answer when you speak with a Reno personal injury attorney.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our dedicated and experienced Reno accident attorneys are highly knowledgeable in car accident laws and will help you with every aspect of your claim. We understand how traumatic it can be to face the aftermath of an accident and offer our assistance when you need it the most. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should never have to fully stand alone. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your options.
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Disclaimers: 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.