Sun Valley, NV (January 27, 2021) – Around 4 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, January 27, one person was killed in a fatal collision in Sun Valley.
According to the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office, the crash took place on Sun Valley Boulevard around the area of Quartz Lane and Middlefork Drive. Few details have been released but police confirmed that two vehicles collided with each other in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One person was pronounced dead at the scene and another was hospitalized with minor injuries. The parties have not yet been identified.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for three hours.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Nevada
Fatal accidents happen every year in the state of Nevada. According to the Nevada Department of Public Safety, approximately 311 fatalities took place as a result of accidents in 2017 alone. Losing a loved one is never an easy thing for a family to face. As you face the loss of somebody closest to you, you may be feeling both helpless and alone. Luckily, with the help of an attorney on your side, you can move forward knowing that your rights are protected.
No amount of money can bring back someone whose life has been lost as a result of a horrific accident. However, as you grieve the loss of your loved one, financial compensation can help you move forward in many other ways. If you have lost someone you love in a Reno car accident, you may be feeling concerned about how you will move forward and pay the bills that pile up against you. It is important that you seek the help of a Reno wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys are here to help you after you have suffered one of the most devastating things in your life. Having an attorney on your side can help you on emotional and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno that you can rely on at (775) 324-3380.
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