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Incline Village, NV – Teen Injured in Bicycle Crash on Alder Ave near Village Blvd

By Burg Simpson
July 9, 2021
4 min read
Incline Village, NV – Teen Injured in Bicycle Crash on Alder Ave near Village Blvd

Incline Village, NV (July 9, 2021) – One teen was left injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident on Friday in Incline Village. At approximately 9:45 p.m., on July 2, emergency crews were called to the site of a crash on Alder Avenue.

Reports from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office show that a 14-year-old boy was riding a bicycle in the area of Alder Avenue and Village Boulevard when he was struck by a vehicle. The teen suffered moderate injuries in the accident. He was transported to a local hospital for further care. At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are underway with the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) and their Major Accident Investigation Team.

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

Bicycle Accidents in Nevada

Motor vehicle collisions can have both immediate and long-term impacts on the lives of those involved. This is especially true in cases when bicyclists sustain serious injuries. Thousands of people are injured in collisions every day throughout the United States. Many bicyclists suffer life-altering injuries that require hospitalization and force them out of work for several weeks to recover. Some injured parties are left permanently impaired and have to deal with pain and suffering forever. The consequences of bicycle collisions are far-reaching and can impact not only those harmed but their families as well.

Although millions of motorists utilize vehicles daily for transportation, there is no way to ensure they will make it to their destinations safely and without any problems. This is especially true for bicyclists who are sharing the road with drivers who careless while behind the wheel. In fact, the majority of motor vehicle collisions are a result of reckless and careless motorists sharing the road. When victims sustain injuries in traffic-related incidents, due to the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that they reach out to a bicycle accident attorney in Nevada as soon as possible.

Those injured in these preventable accidents may be entitled to compensation after being hurt in crashes. A responsive and aggressive legal team can help injured parties maximize their recoveries and get the justice and compensation they need and deserve. Burg Simpson is committed to helping our clients after being harmed in crashes caused by the negligence of other drivers. Our injury accident attorneys in Nevada are committed to helping our clients collect full and fair compensation so they can get the medical treatment they need and cover their financial expenses moving forward. Our team has extensive experience investigating accidents, negotiating settlements, and litigating in court against parties who refuse to take responsibility. Contact our Nevada personal injury attorneys at 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to see how we can help you. Our team is available to meet with you at your earliest convenience. We can discuss your case, review the circumstances surrounding your crash and gather evidence in support of your claim. Contact our law firm at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you hold wrongdoers accountable and get 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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