Carson City, NV (May 5, 2021) – At 1 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, May 4, a two-vehicle crash took place at an intersection in Carson City.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at the intersection of US-50 and Arrowhead Drive. Police confirmed that two vehicles collided with each other in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One person suffered from injuries and was hospitalized, though their condition is not yet known.
The westbound lane of traffic was blocked at the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous and common places for car accidents in the entire country and Nevada is no stranger to these accidents. Millions of intersection-related accidents occur in the entire U.S. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the reckless acts of others. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to seek the help of a Nevada accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Many injuries stem from serious Nevada car accidents every single year within the state. These accidents tend to leave victims with questions that they might not be able to answer on their own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to successfully bringing your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company involved in your case for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Nevada personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here for you after you have been seriously harmed in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (775) 324-3380 for more information.
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