Reno, NV (March 5, 2021) – Around 12:30 p.m. on Friday afternoon, March 5, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Reno.
According to the Reno Police Department, the accident happened on Kietzke Lane around the intersection with Vassar Street. The driver of a Jeep allegedly pulled out of the nearby McDonald’s parking lot, where it collided with a pickup truck. Both of the vehicles sustained heavy damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims sustained minor injuries.
All northbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a short period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in the state of Nevada. In just one year’s time in the entire U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. Nevada is no stranger to intersection accidents, which occur in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. When drivers are too focused on their phones or speeding, they could breeze through an intersection in the blink of an eye. If you have been injured in a car accident in Nevada, it is essential that you seek the help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a Reno car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. This is especially true if you have sustained serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. If you have been injured, you will likely spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace. It is important that you have the help of a Reno personal injury attorney on your side who is skilled at handling these claims.
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law have dedicated our lives to assisting those injured in serious car accidents throughout Reno. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and offer our resources and knowledge to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys are here to assist you along the often-problematic path toward justice and compensation for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone during these challenging times. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what options you have.
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Disclaimers: 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.