Spanish Springs, NV (September 22, 2021) – On Tuesday night, September 21, a serious motorcycle accident occurred in Spanish Springs.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Pyramid Way at its intersection with Calle De La Plata. A motorcyclist was traveling in the area when the vehicle suddenly collided with a pickup truck. The motorcycle was left with extensive damages due to the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been identified, was taken to a local hospital with lower extremity injuries.
The driver of the pickup truck, who has not yet been identified, was taken to jail. Police confirmed that the driver was driving intoxicated at the time.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada
Motorcycle accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads. However, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most extensive harm to those involved. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. In just one recent year’s time in Nevada, over 24 people lost their lives in motorcycle accidents and many others were injured. If you have become seriously injured in a motorcycle accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. Drivers are expected to watch out for these vulnerable parties on our roads at all times. You should have the help of an attorney in your time of need if you have been hurt in a motorcycle collision.
Being hurt in a motorcycle accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should speak with a dedicated Spanish Springs motorcycle accident lawyer that you can trust. An attorney will help you in many ways, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from these accidents include:
- Road rash
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Spinal cord injuries
If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you have a variety of options moving forward. You should be prepared to speak with a Spanish Springs personal injury attorney that you can trust.
Spanish Springs Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
The aftermath of a motorcycle accident can impact your life in many ways. Because of this, our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after a motorcycle collision. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. These include medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Spanish Springs at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you move forward in your time of need.
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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.