Forest Grove, OR – Six Injured in Car Crash on Highway 6 near Shell Gas StationOregon Legal News
Forest Grove, OR (August 7, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident in the Gales Creek area ended in injuries. On August 4, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an accident on Highway 6.
Reports from authorities show that two vehicles were involved in a head-on collision on Highway 6 near the Shell gas station. The impact of the crash caused one of the involved vehicles to roll over.
A total of six people were injured in the accident. The victims were transported to local hospitals where they underwent further treatment for their injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland, Oregon
Auto crashes across the state of Oregon are taking place more often. Every year, more than 150,000 traffic-related incidents take place in the Oregon and Washington area. More than 13,000 of these accidents take place right here in Multnomah County. These accidents send thousands of people to area hospitals each year with broken bones, spinal cord injuries, internal organ damages, and other life-threatening injuries that demand immediate medical care. In some instances, people have to remain hospitalized for several days or even weeks as they undergo treatment for their injuries. The immediate and long-term consequences leave injured parties to deal with an array of negative consequences. Regrettably, families of those injured are often forced to bear the impact of a crash as well.
When people are injured in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them hold at-fault parties accountable. Working with a Portland car accident attorney can help to ensure you are able to get the justice and the compensation you deserve. A responsive and knowledgeable legal team will review the circumstances surrounding your accident and help you protect your legal rights as you move forward.
The Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have extensive experience fighting on behalf of injured parties to ensure they get the justice they deserve following their accidents in Portland and throughout the entire state. We strive to provide representation that is effective and responsive. We are committed to providing exceptional services to each client as we provide individualized representation to them to ensure their specific legal needs are met. Our team provides trusted and responsive legal representation so our clients can focus on recovering from their injuries while knowing their legal rights and best interests are protected. If you have been hurt in a car accident as a result of another driver’s reckless or negligent actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today. We are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and determine the most appropriate legal actions moving forward. Contact our team today to get started.
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