Sun Valley, NV (September 10, 2020) – On Thursday afternoon, a head-on collision took place on a major roadway in Sun Valley.
Though few details have been released regarding the accident, the collision took place on Highland Ranch Parkway between the area of Apple Blossom Drive and Midnight Drive. The accident took place when two vehicles collided head-on with one another for reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics and fire crews were dispatched to assist at the scene of the accident. One person was extricated from the wreckage and taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. The extent of their injuries is not yet known.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was closed in the area for some time. Police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents take place every year in the state of Nevada due to the negligence of others. Though car accidents take on many forms, one of the most severe types of accidents is head-on collisions. These accidents take place every day in the U.S., some of which are more severe than others. In one recent year’s time, approximately 2% of car accidents were head-on collisions. Though these accidents do not happen as commonly as other collisions on our roads, they are known for being some of the most severe. If you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you understand your options moving forward.
Many people are injured in Reno car accidents every single year. The truth is, most of these accidents can be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them at all times. Some of the reckless acts that lead to accidents every year include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and many other aspects. Suffering the aftermath of an accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. It is important that you speak with a Reno personal injury attorney in your time of need so that you have help navigating the legal system toward results.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have suffered immense harm during a car accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after you have sustained harm in an accident that is not your fault. Many people will spend time in the hospital and away from work, which can have a financial impact on every aspect of their lives. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for an array of losses including medical expenses, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. If you have been harmed due to another party’s negligence, you should never stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact a Reno accident attorney at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your options moving forward.
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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.