Verdi, NV (May 18, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a serious rollover crash that took place on a major highway in Verdi on Wednesday morning, May 11.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened around 11 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-80. It is believed that at least two vehicles collided with each other as they were traveling in the area. This causds one of the involved vehicles, identified only as a dark sedan, to forcefully overturn near the median barrier. The vehicle was badly damaged and debris was left scattered all over the road in the area.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. It is believed that one or more victims were seriously injured as a result of the accident. The parties were seen being treated and then transported to local hospitals by ambulances.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for an extended period of time in the area. Traffic moved slowly for some time but police were able to clear the scene fully by early afternoon.
Nevada Highway Patrol continues their investigation into the circumstances of the accident at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the parties injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Car accidents are capable of having a devastating impact on every aspect of a person’s life. This is the reality that tens of thousands of people face in Nevada every year who have been hurt in serious car accidents. Even the most minor of car accidents can turn into a long journey toward recovery from your injuries and paying a variety of bills that pile up against you. If you or someone you love has been affected by a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust during these difficult times.
In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a collision that was caused by another party. Drivers are supposed to take many responsibilities into consideration but do not always do so, which can quickly lead to a serious accident. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that result from these accidents include the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
The injuries that stem from a car accident can leave you in a complex position, which is why you should be prepared to speak with a Verdi car accident attorney that you can trust.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We understand how quickly a car accident can impact your life on a negative level. We also understand that you may be feeling stressed and overwhelmed following a car accident. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these claims and will stand by your side in your time of need. Please contact a car accident attorney in Verdi at (775) 324-3380 for the help you deserve at this time.
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Disclaimers: The legal team at Coulter Harsh Law are members of the local business community and is 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.