Sparks, NV (June 21, 2022) – One or more victims were hurt in a car accident that took place on a roadway in Sparks on Tuesday evening, June 21.
According to Sparks Police, the accident happened around 5:43 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of McCarran Boulevard around the area of I-80. Several vehicles were traveling on the roadway when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hurt as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene so traffic could return to normal.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the parties injured as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents have been increasing on our roads throughout Nevada over recent years. These accidents are actually a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state every single year. Tens of thousands of people are injured in car accidents each year in Nevada due to the reckless acts of others. There are many common causes of car accidents on our major roads, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident in the state of Nevada, you should be prepared to have a better understanding of the legal system moving forward. It is imperative that you seek legal assistance at this time.
Many victims of car accidents are unsure about where they should turn after a serious car accident. It is normal to feel alone and confused after an accident. Luckily, with the help of an attorney on your side, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected. An attorney will help you gather evidence in your case, as well as help you to meet deadlines that are required of you. If you have been hurt in an accident, you have options. Speaking with a Sparks personal injury lawyer can ensure that your rights are being protected at this time.
Our attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you get back on your feet after a serious car accident in Nevada. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to worry about how you will face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on your own. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Sparks at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your available options.
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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.