Reno, NV - Serious Injuries in Car Accident on Virginia St

Reno, NV - Serious Injuries in Car Accident on Virginia St

Reno, NV (February 17, 2024) - On Friday night, February 16, at least one person suffered injuries in the aftermath of a car crash in the Reno area. The collision took place at the 2999 block of S. Virginia Street late that night at around 10:10 p.m. There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the number and severity of the related damages have not been determined.

The crash victims were quickly treated at the scene by attending medical personnel. Those requiring further support were later hospitalized for further treatment. No updates on the conditions of the involved parties have been provided.

The area was closed for several hours while emergency crews were present. The area was later reopened after tow trucks were able to remove the resulting wreckage and other resulting debris. No further information on the accident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing crash investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Distracted Driving Crashes in Nevada

Distracted driving is common on Nevada roads, and many of us see drivers looking down at their phones while at intersections and even when driving each day. Driver distraction has quickly become one of the leading causes of serious crashes across the United States. There were 324,000 crashes caused by inattentive motorists in the United States in 2020, according to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Statistics further show that nearly 7 percent of related fatalities are between the ages of 15 and 20. There are more than 3,000 fatalities involving distracted-driving crashes each year, with many more being seriously hurt. It is important that you are able to pursue a claim with the help of a trained Nevada personal injury lawyer if you or someone close to you is hurt in a car accident.

There is so much on the line after a serious crash, and the things you do or fail to do can greatly impact the rest of your life. You need to do everything in your power in order to maximize your recovery during this difficult time, and this often involves partnering with a trained Nevada car crash lawyer. The victims of a serious crash should not be held responsible for the actions of a reckless driver. You need to be able to partner with a trained lawyer who can protect your right to compensation in order to maximize your recovery.

The attorneys at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. are here to help you after a serious auto accident. We can handle your case so you can concentrate on what is important. Our team of Reno personal injury attorneys is here to answer any questions you may have during a free consultation, and we are here to diligently protect your legal rights during this difficult time. Give us a call at 775-227-2280 to start working with an experienced lawyer on your case.

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