Reno, NV (January 26, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a multi-vehicle collision that took place on a major highway in Reno on Tuesday evening, January 25.
The accident, according to officials, took place around 5:24 p.m. on US-395 in Panther Valley. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing them to collide with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged due to the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were reportedly injured as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in all lanes for several hours as police worked to clear the scene around exit 72.
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 a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Nevada. These accidents send tens of thousands of people to the hospital every single year. Car accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to the recklessness of others. Every week, hundreds of car accidents happen due to negligent reasons. These accidents happen due to a variety of reasons, including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
After a car accident, one of the first steps that you want to take is seeking medical attention for your injuries. You never want to delay treatment, as this could affect your claim later on down the road. After you have sought treatment for your injuries, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can trust.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face on your own. Because of this, you should have the help of a Reno car accident attorney on your side. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you gather evidence that is necessary for your claim, as well as help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. You have a variety of options during these difficult times. You should be prepared to seek the help of a dedicated Reno personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
Reno Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. We will stand by your side when you need it the most. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you.
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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 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.