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Sparks, NV – Fatal Tractor-Trailer Crash at Greg St & Hulda Way

By August 18, 2021August 20th, 2021Reno Accident News
8/18 Sparks, NV – Fatal Tractor-Trailer Crash at Greg St & Hulda Way

Sparks, NV (August 18, 2021) – At 9:30 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, August 18, a fatal tractor-trailer crash occurred near an intersection in Sparks.

According to the Sparks Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Greg Street and Hulda Way around the area of Sparks Boulevard. A semi-truck and a pickup truck were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. Both vehicles sustained severe front-end damage as a result.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One person was pronounced dead at the scene, though their identity is not yet known. It is also not known if anybody received injuries in the collision.

The roadway was completely blocked in the area of the intersection for some time as police cleared the scene.

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Truck Accidents in Nevada 

8/18 Sparks, NV – Fatal Tractor-Trailer Crash at Greg St & Hulda Way In 2010, statistics showed that approximately 778 accidents involving tractor-trailers happened in the state of Nevada. These accidents can be incredibly severe in nature due to the sheer size of tractor-trailers alone. Though many of these accidents lead to injuries, some are fatal in nature, quickly taking the lives of those involved. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one whose life has been taken prematurely in a truck accident. However, this is the reality that many families have to face each year due to the negligence of others. If you have lost a loved one in a preventable truck accident, you should always have the help of a dedicated attorney on your side.

Losing a loved one in a truck accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever faced, which is why you should have the help of a Sparks, Nevada truck accident lawyer on your side. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the financial aspects involved in these losses on your own. Luckily, with the help of an attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected. An attorney can also help you identify parties that may be at fault for your truck accident. You should speak with a Sparks wrongful death attorney as soon as possible after a fatal crash.

At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here to help you move forward after a fatal accident that is not your fault. We will stand by your side and provide you with the resources you need to be successful in your truck accident claim. Speaking with an attorney can help you work toward the compensation you deserve to cover aspects such as medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can assist you at this time.

Notes: All facts and information in these posts have been gathered through the use of outside sources for Coulter Harsh Law. These sources include but are not limited to news stories, police accident reports, state police bulletins, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts of serious accidents that have taken place in Northern Nevada. As such, the information has not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away and we will update the post with the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed, let us know and we will remove it as soon as possible. 

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.

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