Fallon, NV (November 20, 2020) – On Sunday, November 15, a man was killed in a fatal rollover crash on a Fallon highway.
The Nevada Highway Patrol confirmed that the accident took place on US-50. The driver of a silver Dodge Ram pickup truck was traveling west when, for reasons that are not yet known, his truck left the highway. When the driver attempted to regain control of the pickup truck, it overturned forcefully.
Two occupants inside the pickup truck were immediately ejected when it rolled. One of the victims, identified as Jonathan Wade Bowdion, was taken to Renown Regional Medical Center by medical helicopter. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The other victim was taken to the hospital with critical injuries. He has not yet been identified.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Nevada
Many fatal accidents occur in the state of Nevada every single year. In 2017 alone, approximately 311 people were killed as a result of fatal accidents. These accidents take on many forms but rollovers are among some of the most severe. In one recent year, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers, with many of these accidents leading to fatal results. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident, it is important that you have an attorney by your side.
No amount of money can bring back someone you love whose life has been taken from you in a fatal accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level as you are grieving your losses. You may wonder what options you have after you have lost somebody close to you in an accident. A wrongful death attorney in Reno will be able to help you hold a responsible party liable for your losses following a severe Reno car accident. It is important that you act quickly to retain your rights.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our experienced and dedicated accident attorneys are here to help you and your family after you have suffered from some of the most devastating losses due to a car accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling and offer our support to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you obtain compensation for aspects like medical expenses, funeral costs, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist you.
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