Sparks, NV (August 5, 2021) – At 8:43 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, August 5, a multi-vehicle collision occurred in Sparks.
According to the Sparks Police Department, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the off-ramp to Vista. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other in the left lanes of traffic. The vehicles involved in the crash were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were hurt in the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
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
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the entire state of Nevada. Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in Nevada car accidents every single year due to the negligence of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have suffered from injuries caused by a car accident, you have many options available for you. Injured victims are urged to seek the immediate help of an attorney who has their best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a Nevada car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Those injured in these accidents may sometimes feel helpless and alone and have a variety of questions that they cannot answer without the help of a Reno car accident lawyer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence will you need to gather to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you may be able to answer when you speak with a skilled and knowledgeable Sparks, Nevada personal injury attorney for the first time.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout Nevada over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help and resources in your time of need. You have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the midst of an accident. We are here for you as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. You have many options and should never have to stand alone during these complex times. Please contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (516) 945-9033 for more information on how we can assist 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.