Carson City, NV (December 17, 2021) – At 12:17 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, December 17, a multi-vehicle collision occurred in Carson City.
According to Carson City officials, the accident happened on US-50. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not fully known. It is believed that one or more vehicles lost control, causing them to collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the roadway was blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year in the state of Nevada. These accidents are becoming a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the entire state. Car accidents tend to happen in the blink of an eye, even though they can typically be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. These collisions happen in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common. This is due to the fact that drivers are not always paying close attention to the roads around them in these areas. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling alone and confused. It is crucial that you have the assistance of a car accident attorney on your side during these difficult times.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. This is why you should have the help of a skilled Carson City car accident lawyer on your side, especially if you have never faced a collision in the past. Some of the most common but severe injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital for a period of time or cause victims to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should seek the help of a Carson City personal injury lawyer.
Carson City Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Carson City at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist you at this time.
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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.