Carson City, NV (July 18, 2022) – Around 3 p.m. on Friday, July 15, a two-vehicle collision with injuries took place in Carson City.
According to Carson City officials, the accident happened on South Carson Street in front of the local AMPM. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when it is believed that one lost control due to unknown reasons. The vehicle collided with the second, causing extensive damages. Police confirmed that the involved vehicles had to be towed away from the scene.
Several Carson City responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. EMS crews were seen assisting those with injuries at the scene. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene. Police urged those in the area to seek alternate routes until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our warmest thoughts go out to the parties injured in this accident.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Though fewer car accidents happen in Nevada than in other states, handfuls of accidents still happen every day in major cities and beyond. These accidents land tens of thousands of people in the hospital each year. Car accidents happen on our major roadways due to many different reasons, including some of the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
Proving that another party is to blame for your accident is not always an easy thing to do. Because of this, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible who can help you during these difficult times.
The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways. You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, which is why you should speak with a Carson City car accident attorney immediately. An attorney will be able to assist you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you gather evidence in your claim, as well as meet deadlines that are required of you. Speaking with a Carson City personal injury lawyer is incredibly important during these difficult times.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you are likely feeling after an accident and offer our help and resources along the way. Our attorneys will fiercely advocate for you during these challenging times. If you have been hurt in a car accident, we will stand by your side and help you seek the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Carson City at (775) 324-3380 to find out 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.