Eureka, NV (November 11, 2022) – One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of a car accident that took place on a highway in Eureka on Wednesday, November 9.
According to Nevada State Patrol officials, the accident happened around 9 a.m. on US-50 around the area of mile marker 38. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the collision. The injured parties were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their current conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the road was blocked for some time. Police worked to clear the scene so traffic could return to normal.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this collision.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents are now a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Nevada. These accidents land tens of thousands of people in the hospital every year. In just one recent year’s time, it was estimated that over 51,000 car accidents took place within the state, leading to injuries in approximately 18,675 people. There are many common reasons for car accidents on our major roads, which include the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Traveling over the speed limit
- Fatigued driving
If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with a skilled attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Moving forward after a car accident is not always an easy thing to do. You will likely be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer without the help of a Eureka car accident attorney. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that all deadlines are met in your claim, as well as help you to answer any legal questions that you have concerning your accident. Because it can be difficult to handle a car accident on your own, you should speak with a Eureka personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys are here for you after your life has been impacted by a Nevada car accident. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. Our attorneys have years of experience handling accident claims and will stand by your side when you need our help the most. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages during these difficult times. Please contact a car accident attorney in Eureka at (775) 324-3380 for the help you deserve at this time.
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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.