Sparks, NV (March 15, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place on a major highway in Sparks on Tuesday morning, March 15.
According to local officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-80 around the area of McCarran Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to forcefully collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained heavy damages and had to be towed from the scene.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries, though their identities and conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked for several hours as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. 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.
Car Accidents in Nevada
The aftermath of a car accident is a reality that so many individuals are faced with every single year. In fact, tens of thousands of people sustain injuries every year throughout the state of Nevada. Though many car accidents can be prevented, they continue to take place when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. Car accidents take place due to many different reasons, including the following:
- Driver distractions
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
Being hurt in a car accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. Because of this, you should speak with a car accident attorney that you can trust.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face a car accident claim on their own. You may have questions that only a Sparks car accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a Sparks personal injury lawyer on your side.
Sparks Car Accident Attorneys
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have been hurt in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help when you need it the most. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected and that all of your questions are being answered. We are here for you every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Sparks at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you.
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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.