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Fallon, NV – Man Killed in Boating Accident on Lahontan Reservoir

By Legal News
July 7, 2021
4 min read
Fallon, NV – Man Killed in Boating Accident on Lahontan Reservoir

Fallon, NV (July 7, 2021) – One man has lost his life following a boating accident in the Fallon area on Tuesday. On June 29, the Churchill County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an accident at the Lahontan Reservoir.

Reports from local authorities show that a man was utilizing a boat on the reservoir when he became involved in an accident. The man sustained severe injuries. Despite lifesaving efforts rendered to the man at a beach on the reservoir, he ended up passing away at the scene. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation.

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Boat Accidents in Nevada

Every year, thousands of people across the United States lose their lives in boating accidents. As the summer season quickly approaches, we continue to see an increase in the number of boating accidents that take place right here in Nevada. Although we hope that everyone is able to recover from the injuries sustained in boating accidents across our state, this is not always the case. In fact, countless people end up passing away due to the extent of their injuries.

When victims lose their lives in boating accidents, it is crucial that their families seek the assistance of a knowledgeable wrongful death attorney in Nevada as soon as possible. When victims lose their lives in boat accidents due to negligence, defective products, and for various other reasons, their families may have legal options available to help them recover. Working with a trusted legal team will help to ensure your family is in the best position possible to get the justice and the compensation you need and deserve moving forward.

In some cases, families can recover compensation to help cover the cost of lost earnings, medical expenses, funeral arrangement costs, and a variety of other financial burdens they face following the death of a loved one.

For over 40 years, the injury accident attorneys in Nevada Burg Simpson have fought aggressively to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones in boat accidents across our state. The unfortunate truth is that families often wait too long to protect their legal rights. As a result, they jeopardize their chances of getting the justice and the compensation they need and deserve from those at fault. Our team strongly believes that families should get justice and be able to recover after the loss of a loved one due to the negligence of another person. If your loved one has lost their life in a boating accident, it is crucial that you seek the assistance of our Nevada personal injury attorneys as soon as possible. Call our law firm today at 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to schedule a free case evaluation with our team at your earliest convenience to discuss the legal options available for you.

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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