Reno, NV (May 4, 2019) – Accident reported on I-580 South-bound at exit 61, South Virginia Street in Reno. Lanes have been blocked and emergency vehicles are on the scene to assess the damages.
Authorities have reported the crash has resulted in injury. The accident occurred at approximately 9:11 p.m. on Friday night. Police and emergency personnel are still at the scene as of 9:40 p.m. and are investigating the cause of the crash. Medical crews are assessing the injured parties and will take those who need immediate attention to the local hospital for treatment.
No further details regarding the types of vehicles or the identities of the parties injured have been released to the public yet.
Our thoughts are with those who are injured and hope the injuries are not severe. We are hoping the parties involved see a full recovery.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Reno, Nevada
Motor vehicle accidents can happen to anyone at any time and can be a result of a number of factors including distracted driving, driving while under the influence, or reckless driving to name a few. These accidents can be minor fender benders or be more substantial and result in major injuries.
Reno sees high traffic as a result of it’s being northern Nevada’s largest city. It attracts tourists in addition to its large population which can cause traffic congestion. One of the most common reasons individuals have physical injuries and must seek treatment is due to motor vehicle accidents. Those that suffer injury from a motor vehicle accident can pursue monetary compensation in the State of Nevada.
In cases where a party is injured, having a personal injury attorney by your side can be a huge help. The Cottle Firm understands the pain and stress that happens after an accident and our lawyers have sincere empathy for those who are suffering. Our experienced lawyers will build a comprehensive case to help you recover full compensation from a motor vehicle accident. If you are injured in an accident call us today at 702-722-6111 to discuss your claim with one of our professional Reno personal injury attorneys.
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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.