Reno, NV (March 2, 2021) – At 5:49 p.m. on Monday night, March 1, a serious motorcycle accident with injuries occurred on a Reno roadway.
According to the Reno Police Department, the accident happened on Kietzke Lane. A truck with a trailer was headed north and making a turn while a motorcycle was headed south and did not have time to stop for the truck. The motorcycle struck the back of the truck, ejecting the motorcyclist.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The motorcyclist was hospitalized but his condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most severe accidents that occur on Nevada roads every year. These accidents involve some of the most at-risk parties who are prone to serious injuries and even losing their lives in the blink of an eye. Between January 2019 and August 2019, it was reported that approximately 24 people were killed as a result of motorcycle accidents in the state of Nevada. Many other parties were injured and hospitalized. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
Your life could be negatively impacted by a motorcycle accident in Reno, which is why you should always have an attorney on your side. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to bringing your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say after you speak with the insurance company? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a skilled Reno personal injury attorney.
Our dedicated attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here for you after you have been injured in a motorcycle accident. We understand that these accidents can be incredibly traumatic and life-altering. Because of this, you should never stand alone and should always have an attorney on your side who is knowledgeable in these types of cases. We will help you work toward justice and compensation for a variety of aspects. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out what we can do for you.
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Disclaimers: 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.