Gresham, OR – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on NE 188th Ave near NE Glisan StOregon Legal News
Gresham, OR (March 27, 2023) – At least one person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following a car crash that occurred in the Gresham area.
At approximately 11:42 p.m. on March 25, the Gresham Police Department and area firefighters were notified that an auto accident occurred on Northeast 188th Avenue.
Preliminary reports indicate that vehicles collided on the roadway in the area near Northeast Glisan Street. Gresham police immediately secured the roadway as they worked to remove the damaged vehicle from the scene.
Paramedics were called to treat the victims who suffered injuries as a result of this accident. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for further medical care.
The police department is currently investigating the incident.
Our thoughts go out to those who have been harmed as a result of this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
After a motor vehicle accident, many victims struggle to move forward. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of accidents are reported statewide annually. In many cases, vehicle collisions that take place in our state are caused by drivers who are reckless and negligent. We see countless victims hospitalized due to drivers who are impaired while behind the wheel, using their cell phones to talk or text, or engaging in other reckless actions.
The unfortunate truth is that these and other negligent acts cause harm to innocent people daily. Victims involved in accidents are often forced to go through medical care. We see countless victims left with trauma to the head, internal organ injuries, severe compound fractures, and other significant injuries that impact their lives indefinitely.
If you have been hurt as a result of a car crash, you must reach out to a Gresham car accident lawyer immediately. After being harmed in an accident, you may be able to recover compensation for some of the damages that you face. This can include compensation for your medical expenses, lost earning capacity, pain and suffering, vehicle repair costs, and more. Acting quickly in the aftermath of your accident can make a big difference when it comes to your ability to recover the maximum amount of compensation. Your attorney will be able to get started immediately on gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and taking various other steps toward building your case in protecting your legal rights.
At Kivel & Howard, we understand the physical and emotional strain that motor vehicle accidents can cause, which is why our experienced attorneys are here to fight for you. We are dedicated to making sure that every personal injury due to negligence is handled with the utmost care and justice. If you or someone you know has been injured due to negligence and would like to explore your legal options, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 so that we can begin building a strong case on your behalf.