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Reno, NV – One Person Injured in Truck Accident in NB Lanes of I-580

By August 23, 2021August 24th, 2021Reno Accident News
8/23 Reno, NV – One Person Injured in Truck Accident in NB Lanes of I-580

Reno, NV (August 23, 2021) – Around 10 a.m. on Monday, August 23, one person received injuries in a truck accident on a highway in Reno.

According to Reno Police, the accident took place in the northbound lanes of I-580 when a Subaru struck a semi-truck carrying granite. The Subaru received significant damage and the driver was extricated from the vehicle.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders arrived at the scene to help those in need. One person was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries.

Due to the severity of the crash, the eastbound lanes of traffic were blocked for a prolonged period of time.

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

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

Truck Accidents in Nevada 

8/23 Reno, NV – One Person Injured in Truck Accident in NB Lanes of I-580Truck accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on Nevada roads. However, when they do occur, they are capable of causing extensive harm to those involved. This is mostly due to the fact that tractor-trailers are so large compared to other vehicles on our roads. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the recklessness of others. Nevada is no stranger to truck accidents, as many trucks drive through the state on their way to make large deliveries. This means that a truck-related collision could occur within seconds, leaving a victim with serious injuries. If you have been injured in a truck accident, you have options and should speak with a legal advocate that you can trust.

The aftermath of a Nevada truck accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. Because of this, you should have the help of a Reno truck accident attorney on your side who can help you with the complexities of your claim. An attorney will be able to help you identify trucking regulations, parties who may be liable for your accident, and meeting deadlines that are required of you. You may be feeling alone and confused after you have sustained catastrophic injuries in a truck accident, which is normal. It is crucial that you seek the help of a Reno personal injury attorney who can help you through these challenging times.

Contact a Nevada Personal Injury Attorney

Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after a serious truck accident that has impacted your life. We have a vast knowledge of Nevada laws and will provide you with the resources you need to be successful in your case. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We will stand by your side every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you.

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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