Wells, NV (January 6, 2021) – Around 5:30 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, January 6, a car accident with injuries occurred in Wells.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Cherry Creek Road and US-93 when two or more vehicles collided with each other. The circumstances leading up to the accident are not yet known but it is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hospitalized for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Nevada
Nevada car accidents happen every hour of the day, some of which are more severe than others. One of the most common areas for car accidents is at intersections. Intersections are home to car accidents but minor and severe in nature. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others within the U.S. If you have been hurt in an intersection-related accident that was caused by another party, it is important that you have legal help moving forward.
Reno car accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying attention to the roads around them. When a driver is too focused on their phone or they are traveling well over the speed limit, they might not stop at a red light and could travel right through the intersection. This can lead to serious injuries that impact your life in many ways. If you have suffered from injuries and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a Reno personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Coulter Harsh Law, our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help to you when you need it the most. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380 to find out how we can help you.
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