Reno, NV (December 3, 2021) – At 3:12 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, December 3, a car crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Reno.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of McCarran Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation 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
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations in Nevada and continue to increase on our roads every single year. These accidents land hundreds of thousands of people in the hospital every single year. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own but this is the reality that hundreds of people face every month. These accidents happen on our major highways due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. You may have a wide array of questions that you cannot answer without the help of a Reno car accident lawyer on your side. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a knowledgeable Reno personal injury lawyer on your side.
Reno Car Accident Attorneys
Our skilled accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. You have many options during these complex times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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