Sparks, NV (September 17, 2020) – Around 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 17, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Sparks.
Though few details have been released regarding the circumstances of the accident, it is believed that the accident took place at the intersection of McCarren Boulevard and Baring Boulevard. Police believe that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, colliding with each other.
Numerous responders including fire crews and paramedics were present at the scene of the collision. They assisted injured victims at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time, which contributed to delays in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents are extremely common around the Reno, Nevada area, especially because traffic is always moving in this area. Every year, hundreds of thousands of victims are injured in accidents in the state of Nevada. These accidents can happen anywhere but one of the most common areas is at intersections. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entire U.S. These accidents can take place in the blink of an eye and lead to serious injuries. It is important that victims have help from an accident attorney.
Reno car accidents happen due to many reasons, some of which include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and many other related reasons. Suffering injuries due to one of these accidents can have a huge and lasting impact on your life, especially if you are struggling to get back on your feet both physically and financially. If you have suffered the aftermath of a car accident and wonder where you can turn, you deserve to speak with a Reno car accident attorney about your personal injury claim as soon as possible.
Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to protect your rights after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We are dedicated to every aspect of your claim and will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. With years of experience, we will provide you with the necessary resources to navigate the legal system for the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact a Reno accident attorney at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your options moving forward.
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