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Whitney, NV – Injuries Reported in Auto Collision at E Russell Rd & Boulder Highway

By Burg Simpson
August 30, 2021
4 min read

Whitney, NV (August 27, 2021) – A motor vehicle collision reported in the Whitney area on Thursday afternoon ended in injuries. At approximately 1:21 p.m., on August 26, emergency crews responded to the site of a crash on East Russell Road.

Reports from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department show that a collision between vehicles blocked East Russell Road near Boulder Highway. The incident caused moderate delays in the area as crews worked to clear the scene. At least one person was transported to a local hospital where they underwent medical treatment for their injuries. At this time, the cause of the crash remains under investigation by the police.

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

Car Accidents in Whitney, Nevada

Motor vehicle collisions throughout the state of Nevada continue to affect the lives of more than 100 victims daily. In many instances, those who are hurt in crashes are rushed to local hospitals where they have to undergo medical treatment and spend weeks in recovery. Not only do those harmed face instant consequences, but the long-term impacts are overwhelming as well. 

There are many instances where those involved are left with permanent scarring and impairments that stop them from working. A lot of injured parties are unable to enjoy activities with families and friends because there are far too many negligent drivers sharing roadways across our state.

When people sustain injuries in crashes caused by the careless and negligent actions of others, it is imperative that they seek the assistance of a knowledgeable car accident attorney in Nevada as soon as possible. In some cases, injured parties are able to collect compensation for the economic and non-economic damages they face moving forward. 

The injury accident attorneys in Nevada at Burg Simpson are committed to helping our clients maximize their recoveries after being injured in wrecks. We meticulously negotiate with insurance companies to help our clients achieve the best position possible to move forward. We work to help our clients obtain the compensation they need for a variety of damages, including money to cover:

  • The Loss of consortium 
  • The Loss of benefits from work 
  • The Loss of wages
  • The Loss of income
  • Long-term care expenses (therapy and rehabilitation)
  • Medical costs
  • Mental anguish
  • Property repairs or replacements
  • Pain and suffering 
  • And more

Seeking the help of a knowledgeable and responsive legal team can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to hold at-fault parties accountable for their actions. At Burg Simpson, we stop at nothing to help our clients recover. 

For over 40-years, our team has fought aggressively to ensure the legal rights and best interests of victims are protected. We are committed to helping our clients recover and we will stop at nothing to make sure your legal rights and best interests are protected should you be harmed in an accident caused by a negligent driver. If you have been hurt in a collision, through no fault of your own, contact our Nevada personal injury attorneys at 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to see how we can help 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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