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Las Vegas, NV – Auto Accident on Polaris Ave Ends in Injuries

By Burg Simpson
August 7, 2021
4 min read

Las Vegas, NV (August 7, 2021) – Authorities were requested at the scene of a traffic-related incident in the Las Vegas area that ended in injuries. At around 5:15 p.m., on August 5, calls for assistance came in regarding a crash on Polaris Avenue.

Reports provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department indicate that a collision between vehicles blocked the roadway near 3455 Polaris Avenue. The incident caused moderate delays as the firefighters and police worked to clear the scene. EMS tended to injured victims briefly on-site before transporting them to nearby hospitals for medical 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

Every year, thousands of people are impacted by collisions across the state of Nevada. Many of these accidents are a direct result of drivers who are engaging in reckless and negligent actions while operating their vehicles. Drivers who speed, disregard traffic control devices, drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or engage in other acts of negligence place the lives of other motorists sharing the road at risk.

When people are hurt in crashes caused by the actions of other drivers, they may have legal options available to help them hold at-fault parties accountable. Working with a trusted and competent car accident attorney in Nevada can help you maximize your recoveries as you move forward. In some instances, you may be entitled to compensation to alleviate various costs you face moving ahead, including:

  • The long-term care expenses you face
  • The loss of consortium
  • The cost of medical care
  • Mental anguish
  • Lost wages and earnings
  • Property damages
  • The loss of health insurance, retirement plans, and other employee benefits
  • Pain and suffering
  • And more

A responsive and aggressive legal team will analyze the circumstances surrounding your crash, identify all liable parties, and help you collect.

The injury accident attorneys in Nevada at Burg Simpson have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of injured parties across the state of Nevada. Our team will meet with you to review the circumstances surrounding your traffic-related incident, identify liable parties, and file timely petitions and documents. We strive to help you get the justice you deserve from those who caused you harm. We negotiate full and fair compensation to ensure you are able to cover the costs you face moving forward. If you have been hurt in a car crash as a result of another driver’s reckless or negligent actions, contact our Nevada personal injury attorneys as soon as possible to protect your legal rights. Our team will meet with you and discuss the legal options available to help you hold negligent actors accountable so you can recover. You can contact our team today by calling 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Don’t wait. Contact our law firm today to get started.

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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