Sparks, NV (November 11, 2020) – On Tuesday, November 10, a car crash took place at an intersection in Sparks.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol officials, the accident occurred at the intersection of North McCarran Boulevard and Nichols Boulevard. The accident took place between two vehicles. One car was making a left turn at the intersection when a Prius did not stop at the red light. When it came through, both vehicles collided with each other.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. Two victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital with moderate injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was closed down in the area of the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Hundreds of thousands of Nevada car accidents happen every single year. Though many of these collisions happen on highways and rural roads, intersections are another common area for collisions. In just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occur due to the negligence of others. Intersections are known for posing many dangers to those involved when drivers do not obey by the rules of the road. If you have been injured in a car accident, you have options moving forward.
Reno car accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. These accidents lead to many types of injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Many victims will be hospitalized and could also miss out on time at work after an accident that is not their fault. After you have been harmed as a result of a car accident, it is essential that you speak with a Reno personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our skilled and dedicated attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious car accidents. We understand how overwhelming it can be to suffer from severe injuries as a result of an accident that was caused by another party. Luckily, our attorneys are here for you in your time of need. We will ensure that your rights are being protected as you work toward justice and compensation. If you have suffered from injuries, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information.
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