Las Vegas, NV (April 23, 2019) – An accident on the freeway involving a semi that overturned has resulted in at least one injury
The crash happened on in the morning hours of Tuesday, April 23. The exact time of the incident was at 7:00 a.m. The semi-truck involved spilled 30 gallons of diesel fuel on the roadway, causing significant delays.
The accident happened on I-15 at the entrance ramp on Flamingo Rd.
Authorities report that the other vehicle involves was a Western Elite dump truck hauling large amounts of trash. The crash required significant environmental clean-up.
No other details have been released at this time.
The investigation into the case is still underway, and more information will be released as it continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their families at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Trucking Accidents In Nevada
Across the United States, 287,000 large trucks were involved in traffic accidents in 2011.
These accidents left 88,000 people injured and resulted in 3,757 fatalities.
These accidents happen suddenly and can leave you with many costly damages.
These can include medical bills, severe injuries, and lost income due to an inability to work.
It is important to have someone on your side when filing an accident claim.
The Cottle Law Firm has awarded over a quarter of a billion dollars to residents of Nevada that were injured as the result of car crashes.
We have decades of experience helping people with all kinds of injuries, and our experienced attorneys understand how to win successful settlements.
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Disclaimer: At The Cottle Firm, we are proud and active members of the local community, and we strive to improve the lives of everyone in the state of Nevada. We are devastated by these accidents but hope that by bringing awareness to them, we can better protect our communities and prevent these accidents from occurring in the future. These stories not a solicitation for business, and the information included within should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope all those injured a quick recovery and our hearts go out to the friends and families of lost loved ones.