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Reno, NV - Motorcyclist Killed in Collision at Virginia St & Webb Cir

Reno, NV - Motorcyclist Killed in Collision at Virginia St & Webb Cir

Reno, NV (February 28, 2024) - Early on Tuesday morning, February 27, a motorcyclist was killed following a collision in the Reno area. The deadly accident was reported at the corner of N. Virginia Street and Webb Circle at around 6:45 a.m. Local reports indicated that a motorcycle and another vehicle collided at the scene.

Emergency responders were quickly dispatched to provide to the involved parties. The injured rider was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. They were later pronounced dead.

The other driver involved in the accident remained at the scene and cooperated with responding officials. No other injuries have been reported at this time. The circumstances leading to the accident were not provided in the initial reports. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being handled by local law enforcement officials, and more updates will be provided as it continues. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada

Nothing compares to riding a motorcycle. However, as every motorcycle rider knows, it is far from safe. According to a recent four-year research done in Nevada, motorcycles were responsible for 306 road deaths, accounting for nearly 19 percent of deadly crashes in the state. Motorcycle accidents frequently result in fatalities. Statistics show that roughly 80 percent of motorcycle accidents result in fatalities or serious injuries, and riders are nearly 26 times more likely to be killed in a crash. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that in a recent year, there were 8,4,000 motorcycle injuries and 5,014 motorcycle fatalities. You need to be ready to take legal action after a deadly crash by partnering with a skilled attorney.

In Nevada, family members may be able to file a lawsuit if the death of a loved one is caused by the carelessness of another motorist. You should not attempt to handle a wrongful death claim by yourself. These types of cases are quite complicated and present unique challenges. Working with a skilled personal injury attorney in Nevada can help make sure your case is treated fairly. You need to be sure that you are able to pursue justice after losing a family member in a crash caused by a negligent driver. You should not be held responsible for the actions of reckless motorists, and we are here to help you during this difficult time.

You need someone on your side who is able to help you navigate the complicated wrongful death claim process. The legal team at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. is here to help during this difficult time. Our Reno wrongful death lawyers will do everything in their power to ensure that the at-fault party is brought to justice. Contact our legal offices at 775-227-2280 to get started on your case and discuss your situation with a trained attorney. When you work with our skilled legal team, you know your case is in good hands.

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