Sparks, NV (January 13, 2021) – Around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday evening, January 13, a multi-vehicle accident with injuries took place in Sparks.
According to officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-80 when multiple vehicles collided with each other. The exact circumstances of the accident are not yet known but it is believed that the vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for an extended period of time, which led to delays in the area.
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
Major highways are home to some of the most devastating car accidents. Nevada is no stranger to car accidents, causing hundreds of thousands of victims to spend time in the hospital every single year. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways, turning your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. If you have been injured due to a collision, it is important that you have a legal advocate on your side.
Many Reno car accidents lead to serious injuries. Some of the most common injuries that occur as a result of car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, paralysis, and more. These injuries can sometimes be so severe that they cause victims to spend an extended period of time in the hospital and miss out on time at work. If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be feeling both helpless and alone. You should seek the immediate help of a Reno personal injury attorney as you work toward results.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our dedicated accident attorneys have compassionately protected those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have many options for recovery as you work toward compensation and results in your claim. We will help you determine if you are eligible for financial damages such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information.
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