Sun Valley, NV (December 8, 2021) – Around 6:53 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, December 7, a hit-and-run motorcycle crash occurred in Sun Valley.
According to Nevada State Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Sun Valley Boulevard and Seventh Avenue. A white Chevrolet was traveling in the area when the vehicle collided with a motorcyclist traveling in the area. After the accident, the driver of the Chevy fled the scene and bought propane at a local gas station. It is believed that the Chevy has severe front-end damage as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been formally identified, was rushed to the hospital with injuries. They are expected to make a full recovery.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. Police have not yet stated if they found the driver responsible for the accident at this time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada
Motorcycle accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents on Nevada roads. This is due to the fact that they involve some of the most at-risk parties on our roads. Many motorcyclists lose their lives or are seriously injured in motorcycle accidents each year. In just one recent year’s time, over 24 lives were lost as a result of motorcycle accidents. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to the negligence of other parties. If you have sustained the loss of a loved one due to one of these accidents, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Losing somebody you love in a motorcycle accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should always speak with a Sun Valley motorcycle accident attorney that you can trust. An attorney will be able to help you in a variety of ways if you have either been injured or lost someone you love in a crash. You have a variety of options during these difficult times, which is why you should always have dedicated legal help on your side.
Sun Valley Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here for you after you or a loved one has faced a motorcycle accident caused by another party. We understand how overwhelming a motorcycle accident can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Our attorneys will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. You have options and should never have to stand alone after a motorcycle crash caused by another party. Please contact an accident attorney in Sun Valley at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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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.