Reno, NV (April 2, 2021) – On Thursday afternoon, April 1, a serious car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Reno.
According to the Reno Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Wells Avenue and East Second Street. A vehicle was headed eastbound on Second when the driver failed to stop at the red light. This caused the vehicle to drive into the intersection, colliding with three other vehicles. The vehicle then struck Jimboy’s Tacos.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. Two people were injured and taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The driver who caused the accident was cited for their role in the collision.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Serious car accidents happen every single week in the state of Nevada. These collisions happen in many different areas but intersections are among the most common. In just one recent year, it was estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the recklessness of others in the U.S. When drivers are driving distracted or speeding, they could breeze through an intersection in the blink of an eye. Victims are urged to seek the help of a legal advocate as they move forward after a serious collision.
Being injured in a Reno car accident can have an enormous impact on every aspect of your life. This is especially true if you have been faced with serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected and that you meet the deadlines that are required of you. If you have been injured in a Reno car accident, you should never have to stand alone. It is important that you speak with a Reno personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a car accident can have a huge impact on your life, which is why our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here for you. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that you have endured in a car crash. Working with a Reno attorney can help you through many of the complex aspects of your claim that you may not have been able to face on your own. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can help 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.