Orovada, NV (April 21, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a collision that took place on a highway in Orovada on Thursday afternoon, April 21.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened at 1:30 p.m. on US-95 in an unknown direction. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they suddenly became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles sustained damages and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were seriously injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the roadway.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year in Nevada, leading to tens of thousands of serious injuries. These accidents can happen anywhere but the most common place for collisions is on our major highways. Though these accidents can typically be prevented, they continue to occur due to the reckless acts of others when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. There are many common reasons for car accidents on our major highways, including some of the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. You should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate in your time of need.
Being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in many ways, which is why you should speak with an Orovada car accident attorney as soon as possible. An attorney will be able to assist you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you gather necessary evidence in your claim, as well as help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. On top of this, they can answer any questions that you have. It is imperative that you seek the assistance of an Orovada personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Orovada Car Accident Attorneys
At Coulter Harsh Law, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout Nevada over the years. We understand how overwhelming a car crash can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you every step of the way as you work toward the justice and compensation that you deserve. We are here for you as you navigate the complex legal system in Nevada for possibly the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Orovada at (775) 324-3380 for the help you deserve 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.