Las Vegas, NV – Accident with Injuries Reported on S Main St
Las Vegas, NV (July 12, 2021) – Emergency crews in the Las Vegas area were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident that ended in injuries. At around 2:22 p.m., on July 12, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department was notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on South Main Street.
Reports from authorities indicate that a collision between vehicles blocked the roadway during the afternoon hours. The police and firefighters quickly secured the area so medical personnel could render aid to injured victims. At least one person was transported 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.
Car Accidents in Nevada
The majority of accidents across our state take place due to the negligent actions of motorists. In fact, statistics show that nearly 80% of crashes are caused by driver error. Regrettably, tens of thousands of people are harmed in motor vehicle crashes each year across the state of Nevada. Some of the leading causes of collisions throughout our state and include:
- – motorists who are distracted by cell phones and other objects
- – motorists who are under the influence of drugs and alcohol
- – motorists who are speeding
- – motorists who are engaging in reckless driving behaviors
- – motorists who failed to yield the right-of-way
Victims who are injured in accidents may be entitled to compensation for lost wages, medical expenses, long-term care costs, and various other damages they face following their accidents. When victims are hurt in motor vehicle accidents, due to the negligence of others, they may have legal options available for them to help recover. Seeking the help of a trusted car accident attorney in Nevada can help to ensure that you are in the best position possible to recover after being hurt in a collision due to the negligence of another person.
If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another person, contact our Nevada personal injury attorneys at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you. Our team at Burg Simpson has over 40-years of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of injured parties throughout the state of Nevada who have been involved in crashes through no fault of their own. We stop at nothing to ensure our clients are in the best position possible to hold negligent parties accountable for their actions. Our injury accident attorneys in Nevada strive to provide our clients with the most trusted and effective representation to ensure they are in the best position possible to recover. Call our law firm today at 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to schedule a free case evaluation with our team to discuss the legal options available to help you recover. Our team will go to the scene of your accident to gather evidence and investigate.
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