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Reno, NV – One Killed in Fatal Truck Accident on I-80

By July 8, 2021July 9th, 2021Reno Accident News
7/8 Reno, NV – One Killed in Fatal Truck Accident on I-80

Reno, NV (July 8, 2021) – On Thursday, July 8, one person was killed in a fatal truck accident on a highway in Reno.

According to the Reno Police Department, the accident happened on I-80 around the area of Robb Drive. One passenger vehicle and two tractor-trailers were involved in the crash, which took place due to reasons that are not yet known. The passenger vehicle involved in the crash was completely destroyed as a result of the accident.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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

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

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Accidents in Nevada 

7/8 Reno, NV – One Killed in Fatal Truck Accident on I-80Truck accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most extensive harm. In just 2010 alone, it was reported that approximately 177 people were killed in truck accidents due to the recklessness of others. Truck drivers are trained to be some of the safest drivers on our roads but this does not mean that these accidents will always be prevented. Losing a loved one in a fatal truck accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Because of this, you should have a skilled attorney on your side.

The aftermath of a Nevada truck accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured, especially if you have lost someone you love in a crash. Losing a loved one can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. As you grieve the sudden loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Luckily, with the help of a wrongful death attorney, you will be able to move forward knowing that your rights are being protected. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in accidents at

At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here to help you after a fatal crash has turned your life upside-down. Losing a loved one in a truck accident can leave you with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you and your family receive the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects after losing a loved one. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Nevada 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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