Reno, NV (January 17. 2022) – On Saturday evening, January 15, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Reno.
Reno Police confirmed that the collision happened at the intersection of Somersett Parkway and Crosswater Drive near the roundabout with Whispering Rock Way. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time as police worked to clear the scene. Police urged those in the area to use caution for some time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents continue to take place throughout the state of Nevada due to the reckless acts of others. Though car accidents can happen anywhere throughout the entirety of Nevada, intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to reckless acts. These accidents happen at our intersections due to many reasons, including some of the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
It is not always easy to move forward with an accident claim, especially when you have to determine that another party is at fault for your claim. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
Facing a car accident can be a difficult thing, which is why you should have the assistance of a Reno car accident attorneyon your side. If you want to be successful in moving forward with a claim, you will have to show that a driver breached their duty of care to you on our roads, causing an accident that led to your injuries and other damages. You will also have to meet deadlines in your claim so that you do not miss out on bringing a claim altogether. It is important that you seek the immediate help of a Reno personal injury attorney as you move forward.
Reno Car Accident Attorneys
If you have sustained immense harm in a car accident, our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to assist you. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on both physical and financial levels. The consequences of a car accident can affect your life for years to come, which is why our attorneys offer our help and resources every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist 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.