Las Vegas, NV – Car Crash with Injuries Reported on J St near W Adams Ave
Las Vegas, NV (July 16, 2021) – An automobile accident reported in the Las Vegas area ended in injuries. At around 7:31 p.m., on July 15, emergency crews were notified that a crash took place on J Street.
Reports from local authorities show that a collision between vehicles blocked J Street at the intersection of West Adams Avenue during the evening hours. The incident caused some disruptions in traffic throughout the area as crews worked to remove vehicles and debris from the scene. EMS tended to injured victims on-site before transporting those in need of further care to area hospitals. At this time, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating to determine the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Every year, over 60,000 people are injured in car crashes across the state of Nevada. In many instances, these accidents leave victims with broken bones, severe burn injuries, back injuries, and neck injuries. These and other severe injuries drastically limit the range of motion for victims and cause them overwhelming pain. Although we can be careful while traveling throughout the state, there is no way to control how others act. In fact, more than 80% of crashes nationwide are caused by driver error.
Some of the leading causes of crashes throughout our state and include:
- drivers who are speeding
- drivers who are distracted by cell phones and other objects
- drivers who are under the influence of drugs and alcohol
- drivers who failed to yield the right-of-way
- drivers who are engaging in reckless driving behaviors
Victims who are injured due to these and other acts of negligence may have legal options available. Seeking the assistance of a competent car accident attorney in Nevada can help to ensure that you are in the best position possible to recover after being harmed in an accident due to the negligence of another person. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help cover the costs of medical care, alleviate lost wages, and help them with various other financial burdens they face moving forward.
The injury accident attorneys in Nevada Burg Simpson have over 40 years of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims in Clark County and throughout the state of Nevada who have been injured in car accidents is due to the negligence of others. Our team will go to the scene of your crash to investigate. Our team will fight to ensure you are in the best position possible to move forward after being harmed. Our attorneys are committed to providing clients with individualized representation that is specifically tailored to reflect their needs and interests. We strive to help our clients recover full and fair compensation for lost wages, medical expenses, and a variety of other damages they face in the aftermath of their crashes. Contact our Nevada personal injury attorneys today to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you. Call 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to schedule a free case evaluation with our team to get started on your case.
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