Gresham, OR – Car Crash with Injuries Reported on NW Burnside Rd near NW Birdsdale AveOregon Legal News
Gresham, OR (January 20, 2023) – A traffic accident was reported in the Gresham area that resulted in injuries. At 3:30 p.m., on January 19, the police and firefighters were notified that a crash had occurred on Northwest Burnside Road.
According to law enforcement, a traffic accident blocked Northwest Burnside Road at the intersection of Northwest Birdsdale Avenue. The Gresham Police Department responded to the scene and secured the area.
Firefighters assisted the police at the scene as emergency personnel worked to clear the road. Paramedics were requested on-site to provide treatment to the victims who suffered injuries.
Injuries were reported among at least one of the victims involved in the crash. The victim was transported by EMS to a local hospital for further care.. The victims were transported to area hospitals for further care.
At this time, the Gresham Police Department is investigating to determine what caused the accident to take place.
We hope the injured victims are able to make a timely recovery following this traffic accident.
Car Accidents in Oregon
In an instant, a crash can forever change your life. Dealing with physical and emotional injuries can seem like a never-ending task. Unfortunately, thousands of people in our state are left with serious injuries due to traffic accidents that take place every year. Quite often, accidents that leave people with devastating injuries are preventable.
We see an overwhelming number of people hurt as a result of drivers who are drunk, distracted, or engaging in other negligent actions while behind the wheel. If another person’s negligent actions have caused you harm, you must seek legal guidance immediately.
A Gresham car accident lawyer will be able to help you pursue legal action against the person who caused your accident to take place. After being hurt as a result of another driver’s negligence, you can sue for compensation to cover the damages and the losses that result from your accident. This can include expenses like medical costs, vehicle repair costs, and even long-term care expenses. You can also recover compensation for pain and suffering, lost earnings, and more. Seeking legal guidance as soon as possible after your accident can provide you with the best chance of getting justice and securing the maximum amount of compensation for your claim.
At Kivel & Howard, we understand just how difficult it can be to recover from being injured in a car accident. That’s why our team of experienced Gresham car accident attorneys is here to help victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. With decades of combined experience on our side, you can rest assured knowing that your case will be in good hands with us. Our top priority is making sure that our clients are thoroughly taken care of and receive maximum financial compensation for their personal injury claims. To get started on your case, contact our Oregon personal injury law firm at (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 to schedule a free consultation.
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Disclaimer: These posts are written with the intent to provide Oregonians with overall driving and safety information in an effort to reduce the number of serious accidents that take place on our roads and highways. These posts are not intended to provide medical or legal advice of any kind. The photograph used in this story is not representative of the actual accident scene.