Fernley, NV (November 13, 2020) – Around 3:51 p.m. on Friday afternoon, November 13, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Fernley.
Though few details have been released regarding the accident, it is believed that the collision took place when multiple vehicles collided in the eastbound lanes of I-80. The crash happened around the area of the local Flying J and led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked around the area of the accident for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in Nevada car accidents. Though many of these accidents occur in the blink of an eye, it is important to note that these collisions can typically be prevented when drivers pay close attention to what is happening around them. Many car accidents occur due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have been harmed in an accident and believe that another party is to blame, you have many options moving forward.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Reno car accident on their own. However, this is the reality that hundreds of thousands of victims face every year due to car accidents caused by another party. If you have been injured, you likely have questions that only a Reno personal injury attorney will be able to answer. You may be feeling confused about what deadlines you will have to meet and what evidence will help you hold a party liable. You should always have a legal advocate by your side to ensure that your rights are being protected.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our Reno accident attorneys are here to help you and your loved ones after a serious collision has left you in a difficult position. Our attorneys understand how traumatic an accident can be and the impact that it can have on every aspect of your life as you navigate the legal system. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your legal options.
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