Reno, NV (August 12, 2021) – At 4:46 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, August 12, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Reno.
According to the Reno Police Department, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-580 around the area of exit 65A. Multiple vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other at the same time due to unknown reasons. The damaged vehicles were removed from the scene by tow trucks.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries. Their identities and conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of Nevada. These accidents send hundreds of thousands of people to the hospital every single year, causing severe harm to those involved. Car accidents happen on our major highways due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Those who have suffered immense damages due to a car accident will sometimes suffer from catastrophic injuries. These injuries tend to send victims to the hospital and keep them out of work for some time. As your life is turned upside-down due to a car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. You should have the help of a legal advocate on your side during these difficult times.
Being injured in a car accident can affect your life in many ways. Many victims of car accidents will have questions that they cannot answer without the experienced and dedicated help of a Reno, Nevada car accident attorney. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet as you move forward with a successful claim? What evidence will you need to gather to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Nevada accident attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at www.coulterharshlaw.com.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. We are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the legal system. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can help 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.