Verdi, NV (April 8, 2021) – At 8:50 a.m. on Thursday morning, April 8, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred on a highway in Verdi.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around the area of mile marker 1. It is believed that two or more vehicles collided in the area when several lost control. The vehicles were left with extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The area was blocked for a period of time, which led to delays.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents happen every single day in Nevada, making them one of the leading causes of hospitalizations within the state. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are impacted by car accidents, some of which are minor and others that are severe in nature. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, it is crucial that you speak with a Reno accident attorney in your time of need.
Being injured in a Reno car accident can be a life-altering experience that you were not prepared for. In the blink of an eye, you could be faced with a long recovery and bills that you are unable to afford on your own. Many victims wonder how they will balance these aspects as they navigate the legal system for the first time. Luckily, with the help of a Reno personal injury attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling and offer our support in your time of need. If you have been injured in a car accident in Reno, you may be faced with a variety of questions and wonder where you can turn in your dire time of need. Our attorneys are here for you along the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 for more information on your options.
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