Winnemucca, NV (February 11, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a multi-vehicle collision that happened on a major roadway in Winnemucca.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened around 12:25 p.m. on US-95 at an unknown mile marker. Several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when one or more lost control, causing them to collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their identities and conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the collision, a large portion of the roadway was blocked for some time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
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 the state of Nevada due to the recklessness of others. Tens of thousands of people are hurt in these collisions every single year. Though car accidents can happen anywhere, our major highways are known for being some of the most common places for collisions. Car accidents happen due to many different reasons in the state of Nevada, including the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
You already have enough on your plate after you have been hurt in a car accident. However, now you have to worry about the bills that pile up against you as you work on your recovery. This is why you should have the assistance of an attorney as you move forward with a claim.
A Winnemucca car accident lawyer can be incredibly beneficial when it comes to moving forward with a car accident. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, from gathering necessary evidence to meeting deadlines that are required of you. On top of this, a skilled attorney will be able to answer any questions that you may have concerning your case. It is imperative that you seek the immediate help of a Winnemucca personal injury lawyerafter an accident so that you can ensure that your rights are being protected.
Winnemucca Car Accident Attorneys
At Coulter Harsh Law, our attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. An attorney will be able to work with the experts and fight the insurance company while you are working on your physical recovery. You should never have to deal with the stress of a car accident that you did not cause. We are here for you every step of the way. Please contact a car accident attorney in Winnemucca 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 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.