Portland, OR – Accident with Injuries Reported on SE Belmont St near SE 6th AveOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (April 17, 2023) – On April 17, the Portland Police Bureau responded to the scene of an automobile accident that took place in the Portland area during the morning hours.
Just before 5:15 a.m., vehicles collided on Southeast Belmont Street. The incident prompted PPB and area firefighters to shut down a portion of the road near Southeast 6th Avenue. The incident caused some disruptions in traffic as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
Paramedics were called to care for the victims who suffered injuries. At least one person required further medical care and was transported to a local hospital.
The police department is currently investigating the accident.
Our thoughts are with those injured as a result of this crash. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
No one ever expects that they will be involved in an accident, much forced to deal with overwhelming painful and emotional trauma as a result. Unfortunately, automobile accidents take place every day in our state, some of which leave victims with injuries that forever change their lives.
Some of the most common injuries that victims of car crashes suffer from include broken bones, whiplash, concussions, and even spinal cord injuries. Many injuries that car crash victims are left with can lead to long-term pain and suffering and, in some cases, disabilities.
Victims of car accidents often face significant challenges as they try to overcome their painful physical and emotional injuries. Many victims have to take time off work and struggle to pay their medical bills. Dealing with the overwhelming consequences of a car crash can seem nearly impossible.
If you have suffered injuries due to an automobile collision that was caused by the negligent actions of another driver, you may have legal options that can help you move forward. A Portland car accident lawyer can help you pursue legal action against the person who is responsible.
At Kivel & Howard, we are dedicated to helping car crash victims through their legal journey. Our experienced auto accident lawyers have been providing personalized legal representation for decades and will fiercely advocate for your case. Some of the ways that our attorneys will help you throughout the legal process include:
- Conducting an investigation into your accident.
- Assessing the damages that you have suffered as a result of your crash.
- Negotiating compensation with the insurance company on your behalf.
- Filing a personal injury lawsuit in court.
- Representing your legal rights and best interests throughout the entire legal process.
We understand the difficulties associated with an automobile collision, and we are fully committed to helping each person we represent get the maximum amount of compensation and justice following their accidents. If you or someone you love has been affected by a car wreck, contact us now at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to start your personal injury petition today.