Reno, NV (October 13, 2021) – At 5:37 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, October 13, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Reno.
According to Reno Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-80 around the area of Moana Lane. Several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the road was blocked for some time. This led to delays until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.
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. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common places. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust after one of these accidents.
The aftermath of a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. You may have a variety of questions that you cannot answer without the help of a Reno car accident lawyer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with your claim? What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated Reno personal injury attorney.
Reno Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after a serious car accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys are well-versed in accident laws and will stand by your side when you need us the most. We will help you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help 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.