Sparks, NV (September 9, 2020) – Around 7:23 p.m. last evening, September 8, a multi-vehicle accident with injuries took place on a highway in Sparks.
Though few details have been released, it is believed that the accident took place when multiple vehicles forcefully collided in the westbound lanes of traffic on I-80. The accident happened in the area of Rock Boulevard and led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident where they assisted those injured as a result of the accident. Though the conditions of those involved are not yet known, the injured victims were rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Due to the severity of the accident, Nevada Highway Patrol officials confirmed that multiple westbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the Rock Boulevard area until they were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents happen every single hour of the day in the state of Nevada, some that are more severe than others. Though these accidents can happen anywhere, one of the most common places is on our major highways. These accidents tend to occur due to the negligence of others and happen for reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and many other related aspects. Nobody plans to become injured in a car accident but, when it happens to them, they may be left wondering what types of recovery they are eligible for under Nevada law. It is imperative that victims seek the help of a legal advocate every step of the way.
Car accidents can be very serious and exhausting for those who have suffered the aftermath. If you believe that another party is responsible for your accident, it is up to you to show that the individual or entity is liable for a variety of aspects. Having a Reno car accident attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you gather evidence that is necessary in your claim, meet deadlines before you are barred from bringing your claim, and many other aspects that are most important when it comes to your case. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, you should always be prepared with a skilled attorney by your side. You can find out more about our attorneys and how we have helped injured Reno clients at https://coulterharshlaw.com/about/.
For years, our experienced and compassionate attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law have assisted many victims who have been severely injured in car accidents in the state of Nevada. We understand how challenging it can be to face many aspects of your claim on your own as you attempt to fully focus on your recovery. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills you have incurred, lost income due to missing time at work, physical therapy costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact an accident attorney you can trust with your claim at (775) 324-3380.
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Disclaimers: Coulter Harsh Law are members of the local business community and are always striving to improve the overall well-being and general safety for 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.