Reno, NV (November 2, 2020) – Around 8:15 p.m. on Friday night, October 30, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Reno.
According to the Reno Police Department, the collision occurred at the intersection of McCarran Boulevard and Sierra Highlands Drive. A minivan was driving out of a local shopping center when it made a left turn onto McCarran. The van collided with an SUV that was traveling through the area at the time.
One victim was injured as a result of the accident. Police did not say which vehicle the victim was in but they were hospitalized with a head injury. The victim is expected to recover.
The roadway was closed down in the area until approximately 10 p.m.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents happen in many different areas in Nevada every year, contributing to the injuries of hundreds of thousands of victims. Intersections are known for being some of the most common places for accidents. In just one recent year’s time, it was estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entirety of the U.S. These accidents can lead to serious injuries including whiplash, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have been harmed in an accident that is not your fault, you should have the help of an accident attorney on your side.
The unfortunate reality of many car accidents is that they can be prevented but continue to occur in the blink of an eye due to the negligence of others. Every week, hundreds of victims are hospitalized due to accidents that occur in the state of Nevada. If you have suffered harm as a result of one of these accidents, it is imperative that you have the help of a Reno car accident attorney on your side to assist you.
Our Reno accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you after an accident that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident caused by another party. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a variety of aspects including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been harmed and you are unsure about where you can turn, look no further. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your options.
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