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Reno, NV – Injuries Reported in Car Accident on I-80 Near Wells Ave

6/3 Reno, NV – Injuries Reported in Car Accident on I-80 Near Wells Ave

Reno, NV (June 3, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a car accident that took place on a highway in Reno on Friday afternoon, June 3.

According to Reno Police, the accident happened around 3:39 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of Wells Avenue. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to collide with one another. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged in the accident.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not known at this time.

All eastbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene so traffic could resume.

No further details have been released but Reno Police continue their investigation into the collision.

Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been injured in this accident.

Car Accidents in Nevada 

Nobody ever understands just how traumatic a car accident can be until they are involved in one. When you get behind the wheel of a car, you expect that you will be kept safe from harm and that all other drivers will pay close attention to the roads around them, just as you do. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents every year in Nevada due to the recklessness of others who navigate our roads. There are many reasons for car accidents that happen on major Nevada roads, including the following:

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Speeding
  • Drowsy driving

6/3 Reno, NV – Injuries Reported in Car Accident on I-80 Near Wells Ave If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. This is why you should speak with a car accident attorney that you can trust.

Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a complex matter. You may have questions that only a skilled Reno car accident lawyer will be able to help you answer. For instance, what evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you have to abide by 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 will be able to answer with the help of a Reno personal injury attorney on your side.

At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in Nevada car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. You have many options under Nevada accident law and should never have to stand alone, worrying about how to move forward after an accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what options you have at this time.

Notes: All facts and information in these posts have been gathered through the use of outside sources for Coulter Harsh Law. These sources include but are not limited to news stories, police accident reports, state police bulletins, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts of serious accidents that have taken place in Northern Nevada. As such, the information has not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away and we will update the post with the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed, let us know and we will remove it as soon as possible. 

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.

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