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Reno, NV – Injuries Reported in Pedestrian Crash on S Wells Ave near Cheney St

By Burg Simpson
June 30, 2021
4 min read
Reno, NV – Injuries Reported in Pedestrian Crash on S Wells Ave near Cheney St

Reno, NV (June 30, 2021) – Authorities were called to the site of a crash in the Reno area that ended in injuries, according to reports. At around 9 p.m., on June 28, emergency crews were called to the site of a crash on South Wells Avenue.

Reports from authorities show that a pedestrian was traveling in the area of South Wells Avenue and Cheney Street when they were struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian was injured in the accident. EMS treated the injured victim briefly on-site before transporting them to a local hospital for further care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Nevada

Every day, pedestrian collisions across the state of Nevada leave countless victims with injuries. Regardless of the number of regulations and laws in place surrounding pedestrian safety, we continue to see these innocent parties harmed by the negligence of other motorists. Pedestrian crashes are more likely to end in severe injuries for those involved due to the fact that they are unprotected against the impact of motor vehicles. Larger vehicles and those traveling at high rates of speed drastically increase the likelihood of life-altering injuries for victims. In many cases, injured parties are left with broken bones, spinal cord injuries, and traumatic brain injuries that demand immediate medical attention.

When people are harmed in crashes caused by the negligence of others, they should reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in Nevada as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens they face from medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages. A skilled legal team will fight aggressively to ensure your legal rights are protected.

Nevada personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson are dedicated to helping our clients get the justice they deserve. Our full-service personal injury law firm strives to take all the legal work off the hands of our clients so they can focus on recovering from their injuries. Some of the services we provide for our clients include:

  • Investigating their accident to determine what took place
  • Gathering evidence from the scene of the crash
  • Gather medical records, earnings information, and a variety of other documents and evidence to demonstrate the financial impact of a victim’s accident
  • Aggressively negotiate full and timely compensation to ensure our clients are able to tend to the financial burdens they face moving forward

If we are unable to come to a settlement agreement with the insurance company of the at-fault party, our attorneys provide trusted and effective representation in court to ensure our clients obtain the outcome they expect for their claims. If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another person, contact our injury accident attorneys in Nevada at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation. Call 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to meet with our team to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident so we can determine the best option available to get you the justice you deserve.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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