Sparks, NV (April 9, 2021) – Before 9 a.m. on the morning of Friday, April 9, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Sparks.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the Vista on-ramp. Two or more vehicles collided in the area due to reasons that are not yet known, which led to damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were injured and hospitalized as a result.
The left lane of traffic was closed in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents have been increasing on Nevada roads and have quickly become one of the leading causes of hospitalizations within the state. Though these accidents occur in many different areas, highways are some of the most common places for collisions. Some of the most common causes for car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. It is up to an injured victim to prove that another party is to blame for their accident. Injured victims should seek the help of an attorney as soon as possible.
The aftermath of a Reno car accident can be a trying time in your life, especially if you have never dealt with the legal system in the past. You may have questions about a variety of aspects, from the evidence you will need to gather to the deadlines that you will be required to meet. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you move forward with your claim. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Reno car accidents at www.coulterharshlaw.com.
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law have diligently assisted those injured in Reno car accidents over the years. We are here to help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Our Reno attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, you should never have to stand alone. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for the help you deserve.
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