Reno, NV (September 23, 2021) – At 4:47 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, September 23, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Reno.
According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of Virginia Street. Several vehicles were traveling in the eastbound lanes of the highway when they suddenly collided due to unknown reasons. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were injured in the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Highways are known for being some of the most dangerous places on roads throughout the entire U.S. This means that Nevada is no stranger to car accidents that happen on our major highways. Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt as a result of car accidents in Nevada every single year. This means that hundreds of people are hospitalized every month due to car accidents within the state. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
It is up to you as an injured party to show that another party is at fault for your accident. If you can do this, you can move forward with a successful claim. This is why you should have the help of an attorney on your side after you have been hurt in a car accident.
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. If you have been injured in a collision, you should speak with a dedicated Reno car accident lawyer that you can trust in your time of need. An attorney will be able to help you as you gather necessary evidence in your claim, as well as meet deadlines that are required of you. You have many options after you have been hurt in a car accident. You should speak with a Reno personal injury lawyer that you can trust along the way.
Reno Car Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after a serious Nevada car accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist you when you need it the most.
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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.