Reno, NV (March 3, 2021) – At 9:51 a.m. on Wednesday morning, March 3, a multi-vehicle crash took place in Reno.
According to officials, the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of IR-580. It is believed that multiple vehicles collided after one or more lost control in the area. This led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes 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
Highways are some of the most dangerous places on Nevada roads. Car accidents are actually one of the leading causes of hospitalizations in the state of Nevada, with a large percentage happening on major highways. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and send hundreds of people to the hospital every year. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should always have the dedicated help of an accident attorney moving forward.
Many individuals who have been injured in Reno car accidents will be left wondering how they can move forward with a personal injury claim. You could also have a variety of questions that only an attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what types of damages can you expect to achieve from a car accident claim? Will you be able to meet filing deadlines that are expected of you when it comes to your claim? Will your case go all the way to trial? You can answer these questions when you speak with a Reno personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to assisting those injured in Nevada car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and believe that you have every right to speak with an attorney along the way. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, surgeries, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what options are available for you.
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Disclaimers: 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.