Reno, NV (July 8, 2022) – Around 6:05 p.m. on the evening of Friday, July 8, a car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Reno.
According to Reno Police Department officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of Wells Avenue. Several vehicles were allegedly traveling in the eastbound lanes of traffic when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the collision. The victims were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the collision, a large portion of the road was blocked for a period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who sustained injuries as a result of the crash. We hope that they will receive a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Injuries stem from car accidents every single day in Nevada. In just one year’s time, tens of thousands of people are seriously injured in Nevada car accidents due to the carelessness of others. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye on our major highways due to many different reasons. These include some of the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting or using the radio
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Traveling over the speed limit
- Falling asleep at the wheel
You have options after an accident and should speak with an attorney that you can trust at this time.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a scary and extremely confusing time in your life. This is why speaking with a Reno car accident lawyer is in your best interests. After you have sought medical attention, speaking with an attorney should be high on the top of your list of things to do. An attorney will be able to help you answer any questions that you have, along with helping you to meet deadlines that are required of you. If you have sustained injuries in a serious car accident, you should speak with a Reno personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Coulter Harsh Law, we have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout Nevada over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you are likely feeling after a car accident that is not your fault. Having the help of a skilled attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the Nevada legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what we can do for 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.