Carson City, NV (October 22, 2020) – Around 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, October 21, a two-vehicle crash with injuries took place in Carson City.
Police confirmed that the accident took place when two vehicles collided head-on on South Carson Street in the area of Eagle Station Lane. Police did not comment on the circumstances leading up to the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other first responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Two people were in need of medical attention. One person with serious injuries was taken to a trauma ward at Renown Medical Center by medical helicopter. The other victim was taken to the hospital by ambulance. Their current conditions are not known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended 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
Hundreds of thousands of people are injured as a result of Nevada car accidents every year within the state. In just one week’s time, in fact, hundreds of victims are injured due to car accidents and will typically spend time in the hospital. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. Because of this, it is essential that you speak with an accident attorney who has handled claims like these in the past.
Reno car accidents lead to many different types of injuries including whiplash, broken bones, TBIs, organ damage, and more. Some of these injuries are minor and others are incredibly severe and lead to extensive stays in the hospital. Many individuals will also miss out on time at work, which can have a huge impact on their lives. If you have been injured in a Reno car accident, it is important that you speak with a personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our skilled and dedicated attorneys are here to ensure that your rights are being protected after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming it can be to face the aftermath of an accident and will stand by your side when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a variety of aspects so that you are not left feeling helpless in your time of need. 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 how we can assist you.
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