Orovada, NV (August 13, 2022) – Around 7:26 p.m. on the evening of Friday, August 12, a car accident with injuries took place in Orovada.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened on SR-140 around the area of mile marker 20. Several vehicles were traveling in the northbound lanes of traffic when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to become involved in a chain-reaction crash. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Orovada responders were called to the scene to assist those in need. One or more parties were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the crash, all northbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident. We hope that they face a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Nevada has been seeing a rise in car accidents over the years. In fact, tens of thousands of people sustain harm as a result of Nevada car accidents every single year. These accidents happen within seconds on our roads, especially major highways where many people navigate in one day’s time. There are many reasons for car accidents that are more common than others, which include the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Traveling over the speed limit
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can trust.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to do. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with a skilled Orovada car accident attorney that you can trust. An attorney will be able to help you from start to finish when it comes to your claim. They can help you gather evidence that is necessary for moving forward, as well as help you to answer any questions that you have during these difficult times. Having help from an Orovada personal injury lawyer can ensure that your rights are being protected after you have been hurt in an accident.
At Coulter Harsh Law, we have diligently assisted those injured in Nevada car accidents over the years. We will stand by your side as you are navigating the Nevada legal system for the first time. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these claims and will ensure that you have the help that you need. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects during these challenging times. You should never have to stand alone after a serious accident that was caused by another party. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Orovada at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
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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.