Portland, OR – Accident with Injuries at SE McLoughlin Blvd near SE Tacoma StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (October 4, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Portland area ended in injuries, according to local news sources. Just after 2:30 p.m., on October 3, emergency crews were notified that a collision on Southeast McLoughlin Boulevard required assistance.
Reports from the Portland police show that a collision between vehicles occurred on Southeast McLoughlin Boulevard in the area of Southeast Tacoma Street during the afternoon hours.
The incident caused some disruptions in traffic throughout the area as the police and firefighters worked to clear the roadway.
At least one person was transported to a local hospital where they underwent further medical care.
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
Each year, over 100,000 collisions occur within our state. Being involved in a vehicle collision comes with overwhelming mental and physical consequences. This is especially true in cases where people are left with injuries. Regrettably, tens of thousands of people are left with injuries that require some form of medical care. When victims are left with internal organ damage, spinal cord damage, and traumatic brain injuries, they are forced to undergo immediate and long-term treatment.
When victims 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 provide you with the best chances of getting justice after being harmed.
A responsive legal team can review the circumstances surrounding your accident to help identify all liable parties and fight to protect your legal rights. You may be able to recover compensation for various damages you face, including:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Lost earnings and benefits
- Vehicle repairs
- And more
Seeking legal guidance as soon as possible will ensure you meet the statute of limitations and have all documents filed in a timely and accurate manner.
Portland Personal Injury Lawyers
The Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard are committed to helping you every step of the way throughout your entire legal process. We truly care about our clients in protecting their best interests. We understand that most people have never been involved in a civil case before. For this reason, we strive to guide our clients so they understand what is happening every step of the way.
Our team provides competent and aggressive 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 injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence 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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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.