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Carson City, NV – One Injured in Car Accident at Fairview Dr & I-580

4/18 Carson City, NV – One Injured in Car Accident at Fairview Dr & I-580

Carson City, NV (April 18, 2022) – One person sustained injuries as a result of a car accident at an intersection in Carson City on Friday afternoon, April 15.

According to Carson City officials, the accident happened at 4:20 p.m. at the intersection of Fairview Drive and I-580. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, colliding forcefully with one another. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result of the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Carson City officials were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured party was rushed to the hospital for treatment, though their identity and condition is not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. Police urged those in the area to use alternate routes until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Nevada 

4/18 Carson City, NV – One Injured in Car Accident at Fairview Dr & I-580Car accidents have been increasing over recent years in the state of Nevada. Each year, tens of thousands of people are hurt as a result of car accidents within the state. Car accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are some of the most common places. In one recent year in the U.S., over 50% of injury and fatality accidents took place at intersections. Drivers are supposed to use special precautions in these areas, as car accidents could occur in the blink of an eye. However, this does not always happen and collisions still occur. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with a legal advocate who has your best interests in mind.

Being hurt in a car accident can be a difficult and life-altering experience. Having the help of a Carson City car accident attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected after a car accident. An attorney will be able to help you gather evidence and meet deadlines that are required of you. They can help you show that the following factors are present in your claim:

  • A driver owed a duty of care
  • A driver breached their duty of care
  • The breach in duty led to the accident
  • The accident led to injuries and other damages

You should be prepared to seek the immediate help of a Carson City personal injury lawyer in your time of need.

Carson City Car Accident Attorneys 

At Coulter Harsh Law, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years in Nevada. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the Nevada legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. If you have been hurt in a car accident, we are here to help you. Please contact a car accident attorney in Carson City at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your available options.

Notes: All facts and information in these posts have been gathered through the use of outside sources for Coulter Harsh Law. These sources include but are not limited to news stories, police accident reports, state police bulletins, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts of serious accidents that have taken place in Northern Nevada. As such, the information has not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away and we will update the post with the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed, let us know and we will remove it as soon as possible. 

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.

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