Reno, NV (May 17, 2022) – One person sustained injuries as a result of a car accident at an intersection in Reno on Tuesday afternoon, May 17.
Reno Police confirmed that the call came in about the accident around 3:30 p.m. According to police, the accident happened at the intersection of McCarran Boulevard and Mayberry Drive. Two vehicles allegedly collided after entering the intersection at the same time. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Reno responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One person who was driving one of the involved vehicles was extricated from their vehicle. The party was rushed to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police urged those in the area to avoid the intersection for some time until the scene was fully cleared.
No further details have been released. Reno Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts remain with the party who received injuries in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Motor vehicle accidents have, unfortunately, been happening more commonly in the state of Nevada over the years. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In one recent year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
It is never easy to move forward after a car accident. This is why you should have the help of a skilled attorney on your side moving forward.
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should always have the help of a Reno car accident attorney on your side who can help you. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you work to gather the evidence that you need in your claim, as well as help you to meet all deadlines so that none are missed. If you have been hurt in a life-altering car accident, you should speak with a Reno personal injury lawyer who has your best interests in mind.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys will stand by your side after you have been hurt in a serious Nevada car accident. We will fight on your behalf when you believe that the insurance company is doing whatever they can to work against you. From start to finish, you should have the help of an attorney on your side that will help you come to terms with your claim and help you obtain the compensation that you deserve. You should never have to worry about these complex and stressful parts of a claim on your own. Please contact a car accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist you.
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Disclaimers: The legal team at Coulter Harsh Law are members of the local business community and is 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.