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Reno, NV – One Killed in Fatal Rollover Collision in SB Lanes of I-580

By June 13, 2022June 14th, 2022Reno Accident News
6/13 Reno, NV – One Killed in Fatal Rollover Collision in SB Lanes of I-580

Reno, NV (June 13, 2022) – On Saturday night, June 11, one person was killed in a fatal rollover accident on a highway in Reno.

According to Reno Police Department officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-580 around the area of Moanal Lane at 10:51 p.m. When police arrived at the scene, they discovered that the driver of a white Honda sedan was headed south when they suddenly lost control of their vehicle. The vehicle rolled over and struck a guardrail, which led to extensive damages.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The passenger in the back of the Honda, who has not yet been identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to unknown injuries. Two other victims were rushed to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene. It is not known if the driver of the involved vehicle will be facing any charges.

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.

We offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this accident. We also hope that the injured parties will receive a speedy recovery.

Fatal Accidents in Nevada 

6/13 Reno, NV – One Killed in Fatal Rollover Collision in SB Lanes of I-580Fatal accidents do not happen commonly in the state of Nevada every year. However, when they do happen, they turn the lives of family members upside-down. In just 2017 alone, it was estimated that approximately 311 people lost their lives in fatal car accidents within the state. These accidents take on many forms but rollovers are known for being some of the most catastrophic and devastating. In just one recent year, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. This may seem like a small percentage but it is important to note that these accidents tend to lead to some of the most severe results. If you have lost someone close to you in a fatal car accident, you should have the dedicated help of a legal advocate on your side.

Losing somebody close to you can turn your life upside-down within seconds. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should be prepared to speak with a Reno car accident attorney who has handled these types of cases in the past. As you are grieving the immense loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that keep piling up. You should have the assistance that you need from a Reno wrongful death attorney on your side.

At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys are here for you after you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a fatal collision on your own. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for some of the following aspects:

  • Medical expenses
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Lost income
  • Pain and suffering

You should never have to stand alone after a fatal accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what options you have.

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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