Sparks, NV (July 14, 2021) – At 4:03 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, July 14, a multi-vehicle collision occurred in Sparks.
According to Sparks Police Department officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of mile marker 45. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they suddenly collided with one another due to unknown reasons. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police cleared the scene.
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
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the state of Nevada. These accidents affect hundreds of thousands of people every single year within the state. The unfortunate reality is that many car accidents can be prevented but continue to occur due to the recklessness of others. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are among the most common. This is due to the fact that many drivers are traveling at high speeds and could be engaging in reckless acts such as distracted driving, drunk driving, and more. If your life has been turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options available for you. It is crucial that you speak with an accident attorney who has your best interests in mind in your time of need.
The aftermath of a Nevada car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever had to face. These accidents can lead to many serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries tend to be so severe in nature that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. Your life could be impacted on physical, emotional, and financial levels after an accident that is not your fault. With the help of a Nevada car accident attorney, you can ensure that your rights are being protected after an accident.
Our Nevada personal injury law firm at Coulter Harsh Law will stand by your side after an accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you. You should never have to feel helpless and alone after an accident that is not your fault. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. If you have been injured in a car crash, please contact an accident attorney in Nevada at (775) 324-3380 to find out 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.