Reno, NV (December 13, 2021) – At 5:27 p.m. on the evening of Monday, December 13, a car accident occurred on a major highway in Reno.
According to the Reno Police Department, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of US-395 around the area of Panther Drive. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The unidentified parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. 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 throughout the state of Nevada. Though many of these accidents are minor in nature, others are incredibly severe and life-altering. Hundreds of thousands of people land in the hospital every year due to the recklessness of others. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to negligent reasons. Car accidents happen in many different areas of Nevada but highways are known for being some of the most common places. Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. If you have sustained immense harm in a car accident, you have options. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust at this time.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you should be prepared to speak with a skilled Reno car accident lawyer in your time of need. An attorney will be able to help you in many ways when it comes to your accident, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that stem from car accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
If you have sustained immense harm in the event of an accident, you should be prepared to speak with a compassionate Reno personal injury lawyer in your time of need.
Reno Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident on both physical and financial levels. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can help you at this time.
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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.