Reno, NV (December 29, 2020) – On Tuesday morning, December 29, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Reno.
Few details have been released but police confirmed that the accident took place when two vehicles collided at the intersection of South Virginia Street and Damonte Ranch Parkway. The vehicles involved allegedly entered the intersection at the same time.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Nevada car accidents happen every day, some of which are minor and some of which are incredibly severe in nature. Intersection-related accidents are some of the most horrific accidents that occur on our roads every year. In the blink of an eye, a driver could fail to stop at a red light or stop sign, slamming forcefully into another vehicle. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should have a dedicated legal advocate on your side.
Reno car accidents can happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. In just one year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entire U.S. These accidents can almost always be prevented but continue to occur due to the negligence of others. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, it is important that you have an attorney to speak with about your options. Find out what types of cases we handle in Nevada at https://coulterharshlaw.com/practice-areas/.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys are here to help you after you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident, especially one that has turned your life upside-down. If you have been hurt and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should never delay speaking with an attorney. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for the help you deserve.
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