Carson City, NV (January 11, 2021) – Around 5:49 p.m. on Friday evening, January 8, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries took place in Carson City.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the collision took place in the northbound lanes of I-580 when multiple vehicles collided with one another. Police have not confirmed the circumstances leading up to the accident but have said that multiple vehicles had extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were hospitalized for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the collision, drivers were urged to avoid the area for a period of time.
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 happen every single week in the state of Nevada due to the recklessness of others. In just one week’s time, hundreds of people are sent to the hospital after serious car accidents in the state of Nevada. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including driver distractions, intoxication, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, it is imperative that you speak with a Nevada accident attorney in your time of need.
Being injured in a Reno car accident might be one of the most challenging and complex things you have ever endured. Many people who have been injured in car accidents will spend time in the hospital for treatment of injuries such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, and more. On top of that, victims will sometimes miss out on time at the workplace. If you have been hurt in a collision and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should have the help of a Reno personal injury attorney.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in Nevada car accidents. We believe that you have the right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. We will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been injured and you are unsure about where you can turn, please contact a Reno accident attorney at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your legal 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.