North Las Vegas, NV (May 8, 2022) – An unknown number of people were injured in a vehicle collision reported in the Northern Las Vegas region on Sunday afternoon, May 8, near Enterprise.
North Las Vegas Police Department officers, along with emergency medical services, arrived at site of the multi-car collision at 1:55 p.m. The wreck reportedly happened on the eastbound 215 Beltway at Decatur Boulevard, according to officers.
Additionally, per initial reports from the NLVPD, the incident featured two passenger cars colliding in an apparent rear-end wreck on the highway’s westbound lanes.
Although the overall number of people who were injured and the degree of their injuries are unknown, EMS staff transferred at least one person to a local medical institution.
Authorities are still looking into what caused the accident.
Our hearts go out to the people who were hurt in this wreck. We wish them a complete recovery.
Nevada Multi-Vehicle Accident Injuries
On an annual basis, more than close to 60,000 car accidents happen in the Silver State, according to the Nevada Department of Transportation.
The bulk of these wrecks, per additional information provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, happen in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. And unfortunately, according to a regional analysis of motor vehicle accidents in Nevada, these metropolitan regions account for over 70=5% of fatal incidents, with about half of the collisions occurring in Clark County, namely in Las Vegas and Clark.
Those involved in these tragic multi-vehicle crashes face financial hardships, major physical injuries and health challenges, and severe mental distress. The following are just a few of the most prevalent vehicle accident injuries:
- Traumatic brain injuries (TBI)
- Paralysis induced by spinal cord damage
- Back injuries, such as whiplash
- Scarring and burns, resulting in disfigurement
- Internal bleeding and organ failure
- Loss of limbs
After the occurrence of a serious car accident, it’s critical to consult with a competent, compassionate attorney for a multitude of reasons. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, don’t hesitate to seek advice from an auto accident attorney in North Las Vegas as soon as you’re able.
One of the most stressful occasions in your life might be the aftermath of a car accident. That is why it is essential to consult a reputable lawyer.
The Eric Roy Law Firm’s experienced North Las Vegas personal injury accident lawyer comprehends the intricacies of the Nevada legal system and can guide you through with ease. Our goal at Eric Roy Law Firm is to understand your goals and surpass your expectations. Thus, you can rely on us to deliver outstanding legal services in a timely and effective manner if you seek our services.
We will not only set up a tailored session and lunch with you and your family, but we will also gladly go through the facts of your case.
What’s more, our staff tailors our recommendations to the specific needs and circumstances surrounding your case. Our committed legal team has fought for victims and their families for years. Please contact our personal injury lawyer in Las Vegas at 702-423-3333. We can book your free consultation at your earliest convenience and are ready to assist you through this difficult time.
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