Carson City, NV (September 4, 2020) – Around 12:47 p.m. this afternoon, September 4, a two-vehicle crash with injuries occurred in Carson City.
According to authorities who responded to the scene, the crash happened when two vehicles collided at the intersection of East 5th Street and South Carson Street. It is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. The vehicles involved were both badly damaged as a result.
Numerous first responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were present at the scene of the accident. They assisted those with injuries, though the full extent of the injuries is not entirely known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection until the police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents lead to serious injuries in Nevada every single year due to the negligence of others. Though these accidents take place due to many different reasons, some of the most common reasons in Nevada include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Car accidents take place in many different areas across the state. Though a large percentage of these accidents happen on highways, one of the most common places for car accidents is at intersections. In one recent year, approximately 2.5 million accidents took place at intersections in the entire U.S., with a percentage of these accidents occurring in Nevada. If you have been injured in an accident caused by another party and you wonder where you can turn, it is crucial that you speak with a skilled accident attorney.
When you have experienced a serious car accident and know that another party is to blame, you may be facing a wide array of challenges. Car accidents are one of the leading causes of injuries and deaths within the state of Nevada each year. This means that hundreds of thousands of people will be severely impacted by these accidents and may wonder where they can turn in their time of need. The legal system can sometimes be harsh and complex, raising many questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. If you have suffered from injuries and wonder where you can turn for assistance, it is essential that you seek the help of a Reno car accident attorney when it comes to your personal injury claim. See more information about our attorneys and how we help injured clients in Reno at https://coulterharshlaw.com/about/.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys are here to help you protect your rights as you navigate the legal system. We will assist you as you meet filing deadlines that have been put in place, collect evidence that is useful in your claim, and help you work with the insurance company to receive the best results. If you have been harmed and need the help of a compassionate attorney, we are here for you. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your legal options moving forward.
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