Reno, NV (August 4, 2022) – Around 4:20 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, August 4, a car accident with injuries took place in Reno.
According to Reno Police Department officials, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-580 around the area of Damonte Ranch Parkway. Several vehicles were traveling in the northbound lanes of traffic when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result of the crash.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties were injured in the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in most northbound lanes of traffic until police were able to fully clear the scene.
No further details have been released. Reno Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision at this time.
We offer our warmest sympathies to those injured in this accident. We hope that they fully recover from their injuries.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Every year, tens of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of Nevada. Most of these accidents tend to be minor fender-benders, though others are incredibly severe and lead to serious injuries. These accidents happen on our major roadways due to many different reasons, including some of the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, there is no doubt that you may be left feeling confused and alone. This is especially true if you have not faced a car accident with injuries in the past. Speaking with an attorney that you can trust is in your best interests.
Where do you turn after you have been seriously injured in a car accident? This is a question that many victims of car accidents have every year in Nevada. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with a dedicated Reno car accident attorney that you can trust. An attorney will be able to help you meet deadlines in your claim and help you hold a party or parties liable for your accident, when necessary. If you have sustained injuries in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a skilled Reno personal injury lawyer.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We will stand by your side as you learn to navigate the Georgia legal system for the first time following your collision. Our attorneys will answer any questions that you need during these difficult and complex times. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages including medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a car accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can help you at this time.
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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.