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Gardnerville, NV – One Individual Killed in Fatal Rollover Crash at NV-88 & Kimmerling Rd

By May 16, 2022May 17th, 2022Reno Accident News
5/16 Gardnerville, NV – One Individual Killed in Fatal Rollover Crash at NV-88 & Kimmerling Rd

Gardnerville, NV (May 16, 2022) – Around 4 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, May 15, one person was killed in a fatal rollover crash in Gardnerville.

According to local officials, the accident happened around 4 p.m. at the intersection of NV-88 and Kimmerling Road. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when, for reasons that are not yet known, they forcefully collided with each other. One of the involved vehicles forcefully rolled over, which led to extensive damages.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One person was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. The party, who has not yet been identified, was later pronounced dead while there.

The roadway was entirely blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to use alternate routes until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken by this accident.

Fatal Accidents in Nevada

5/16 Gardnerville, NV – One Individual Killed in Fatal Rollover Crash at NV-88 & Kimmerling RdEvery year, it is estimated that hundreds of victims are killed in Nevada car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In just 2021 alone, approximately 382 people were killed in fatal traffic accidents within the state of Nevada. These accidents can take on many different forms but rollovers are known for being some of the most catastrophic. In one recent year’s time, only 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers, but many of these accidents lead to severe harm or even take the lives of those involved due to their forceful nature. If you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal car accident, it is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.

Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to do on your own. You will likely be left with questions that only a Gardnerville car accident attorney can answer during these difficult times. The best way to move forward with a wrongful death claim is having the evidence that you need on your side so that you can hold a negligent party accountable for their actions. Wrongful death claims are known for being complex, which is why you should never have to worry as you are bringing one while grieving your losses. It is crucial that you speak with a Gardnerville wrongful death attorney at this time.

At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal car accidents. Having the assistance of a wrongful death attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected during these complicated times. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects, including but not limited to:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost income and lost earning capacity
  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Pain and suffering

If you have lost someone close to you in an accident, we will stand by your side. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Gardnerville at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you.

Notes: All facts and information in these posts have been gathered through the use of outside sources for Coulter Harsh Law. These sources include but are not limited to news stories, police accident reports, state police bulletins, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts of serious accidents that have taken place in Northern Nevada. As such, the information has not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away and we will update the post with the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed, let us know and we will remove it as soon as possible. 

Disclaimers: The legal team at Coulter Harsh Law are members of the local business community and is 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.

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