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Reno, NV – Snow-Related Crash Leads to Injuries on I-80

By January 29, 2021May 3rd, 2021Reno Accident News
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Reno, NV (January 29, 2021) – On Thursday, January 28, a snow-related crash with injuries took place on a major highway in Reno around the time of several other incidents.

According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 at the same time as westbound crashes on the same stretch of highway around the Colfax and Nevada state line. Police confirmed that one or more vehicles lost control on the snow-covered roads, which caused a chain-reaction collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was completely blocked in the area for a certain period of time.

No further details have been released. The investigation is currently ongoing.

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

Car Accidents in Nevada

1/29 Reno, NV – Snow-Related Crash Leads to Injuries on I-80Highways are known for being some of the most common places on Nevada roads. In one year, tens of thousands of car accidents happen in these areas, causing serious injuries to those involved. These injuries sometimes include TBIs, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. Some victims will be so badly injured that they will be forced to endure extensive stays in the hospital and away from the workplace. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have options moving forward.

Reno car accidents take place due to many different reasons on our highways including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Accidents that result from these reasons can be prevented when drivers are paying close attention to the roads around them. Being injured in a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Because of this, you should have a skilled Reno personal injury attorney by your side.

At Coulter Harsh Law, our dedicated and compassionate attorneys are here to assist you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be and offer our assistance to you in your time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno to find out how we can assist you at (775) 324-3380.

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: 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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