Reno, NV (July 27, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a serious car accident that took place at an intersection in Reno on Tuesday afternoon, July 26.
According to Reno Police Department officials, the accident happened around 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of South McCarran Boulevard and Caughlin Parkway. A vehicle was traveling southbound when the driver started to make a right turn at the intersection. The driver of a Range Rover was unable to stop in time and slammed into the back of the first vehicle, causing the first one to flip over in the middle of the intersection.
Several local responders, including paramedics and Reno fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. Two people inside the Range Rover, who were not identified, were hospitalized with unknown injuries. Nobody inside the rolled vehicle was hurt in the accident.
Several lanes of traffic were restricted for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We offer our warmest thoughts and sympathies to the parties injured as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents happen every hour of the day throughout the state of Nevada, some of which are minor and others that are incredibly severe in nature. The truth is, most car accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the reckless acts of others. Tens of thousands of people are reportedly injured in Nevada car accidents every year due to the reckless acts of others. Millions of accidents in the U.S. take place at intersections, which are known for being common and dangerous places for collisions. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
Facing a car accident on your own may seem impossible, which is why you should speak with a Reno car accident attorney as soon as possible. Having the help of an attorney on your side can lessen some of the stress that you may be feeling during these difficult times. This is especially necessary if you have suffered from serious injuries, including the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with a dedicated Reno personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to assist you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. The insurance company in your claim might do everything that they can to reduce the amount of compensation that you receive after an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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.