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Reno, NV – Officer Injured in Motorcycle Accident on Moana Ln

2/14 Reno, NV – Officer Injured in Motorcycle Accident on Moana Ln

Reno, NV (February 14, 2022) – An officer was injured in a motorcycle accident that took place on a roadway in Reno on Friday afternoon, February 11.

Reno Police confirmed that the accident happened on Moana Lane around the area of Lakeside Drive. An officer was on a motorcycle in the area attempting to stop a civilian in a passenger vehicle. The motorcycle suddenly collided with another vehicle near the intersection due to reasons that are not yet known.

Paramedics and numerous other responders, including Reno fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help. The officer was injured and taken to Renown Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries. The woman in the vehicle that collided with the officer was injured but is expected to be okay.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.

No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada 

2/14 Reno, NV – Officer Injured in Motorcycle Accident on Moana Ln Motorcycle accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on Nevada roads. However, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most extensive harm. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have no protection from harm and are likely to become seriously injured in the blink of an eye. Between 2014 and 2018, approximately 305 people were killed in fatal motorcycle accidents within the state of Nevada. These accidents also lead to some of the most catastrophic injuries. If you have sustained harm in a motorcycle crash that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate on your side who has your best interests in mind.

Being injured in a motorcycle accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. If you have been hurt in one of these unexpected accidents, you should be prepared to speak with a dedicated Reno motorcycle accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim, especially knowing that motorcycle accidents lead to some of the most severe injuries. Some of the most common injuries that stem from these accidents include the following:

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Fractures

If you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident that is not your fault, you should speak with a Reno personal injury lawyerwho can help you every step of the way.

Reno Motorcycle Accident Attorneys

At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in motorcycle accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a motorcycle accident can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Having an attorney on your side who has handled motorcycle accident claims in the past can help you move forward when you need it the most. We are here for you when you need us the most. Please do not hesitate to contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your available options.

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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