Reno, NV - Pedestrian Hurt in Collision at Arlington Ave & Plumb Ln

Reno, NV - Pedestrian Hurt in Collision at Arlington Ave & Plumb Ln

Reno, NV (December 16, 2023) - On Friday, December 15, a pedestrian was hurt following a traffic accident in the Reno area. The accident was reported at the corner of Arlington Avenue and Plumb Lane at around 5:50 p.m. The victim was traveling on foot when they were struck by an oncoming driver. Paramedics were dispatched to the scene, and the area was completely closed as emergency responders were present.

The injured party was hospitalized for treatment of sustained injuries. At this time, no updates on the condition of the injured pedestrian have been provided. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in the hands of local law enforcement officials, and more information will be provided as the investigation continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Nevada

Traveling by foot in a growing city like Reno can be great, but it also puts you at risk of getting struck by a car. The number of pedestrian fatalities is rising nationwide. A total of 376 fatal pedestrian collisions were reported in Nevada last year, with 387 fatalities. In the state, nearly 90 percent of pedestrian fatalities happened on city streets. Clark County generally has the highest number of fatal pedestrian accidents across Nevada.

Serious injuries are common if you or a loved one is injured while walking on or near the roadway. The injuries that result from a collision can be quite serious because a pedestrian is not protected from the full force of impact. You need to make sure you take all the necessary steps to ensure that you can recover fully if you were hurt as a pedestrian. It is common knowledge that severe or even fatal injuries sustained in pedestrian accidents result in significant medical expenses and other losses for which you may not be ready to handle on your own.

Pedestrians have the same right to use the road as anyone else in the state, and you need to protect your legal rights. You need to consult with an experienced attorney who can protect your legal rights and ensure that you receive a full and fair recovery if you are hurt as a pedestrian. Often, there is no other way to guarantee a full recovery if you do not work with a trained attorney.

In the event of a pedestrian collision, you need to know that you are not alone. A team of knowledgeable attorneys is ready to protect your legal rights and see to it that you fully recover. The legal team at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. is here to help you every step of the way so that you are empowered to make informed decisions about your recovery and future. Our Reno pedestrian accident lawyers are ready to get to work on your case so you can focus on recovering. Contact our legal offices at 775-227-2280 to speak with a qualified attorney about your situation.

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