Imlay, NV (January 6, 2022) – Police reported that one person lost their life in a fatal car accident on a highway in Imlay.
According to local officials, the accident happened around 11:22 a.m. on Thursday, January 6. The accident involved several vehicles in the eastbound lanes of I-80. The vehicles collided due to reasons that are not yet known around the area of mile marker 150. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene due to the accident. It is not known if anyone was hurt in the accident.
The roadway was blocked in all eastbound lanes for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene. This led to delays for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident is currently ongoing as police investigate.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents happen every day in the state of Nevada, some of which are minor and others that are severe in nature. Hundreds of lives are lost every single year as a result of these accidents. In one recent year, it is estimated that approximately 300 people were killed in fatal accidents throughout the state. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to the reckless acts of other parties. Loss of life can be a tragic thing for anyone to face. Families are often left feeling helpless and alone after a fatal crash. If you have sustained the loss of a loved one in a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Nothing can replace a loved one whose life has been taken prematurely in a car accident. If you have lost someone you love in one of these accidents, you should be prepared to speak with an Imlay car accident attorney that you can trust. The expenses may continue to pile up against you as you are grieving the loss of a loved one. You will likely have questions that you cannot answer on your own. With the help of an Imlay wrongful death attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected.
Imlay Wrongful Death Attorneys
The aftermath of a fatal accident can affect your life in many ways, which is why our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you. Drivers have a legal duty of care to protect other drivers on our roads at all costs. If somebody has broken this duty and it led to the loss of a loved one, you have options. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects, including the following:
• Medical bills
• Lost income
• Pain and suffering
• Funeral costs
• Burial costs
If you have sustained immense losses at this time, we are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Imlay at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your legal options.
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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.