Portland, OR – Auto Accident at NW Naito Parkway Ends in InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (November 8, 2021) – At least one person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following an accident early Sunday morning in the Portland area. Just before 3 a.m., on November 7, emergency crews were notified that an accident on Northwest Naito Parkway required assistance.
Reports from authorities indicate that a collision between vehicles occurred on the parkway in the area near the railroad crossing. The incident caused moderate delays in the area after the Portland Police closed off the roadway to clear the scene.
Emergency medical services responded to the scene and rendered aid to victims. At least one person was transported to a local hospital where they underwent further medical care.
At this time, the police in Portland are investigating to determine the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Tens of thousands of people are left with injuries that require some form of medical treatment following motor vehicle accidents in Oregon each year. When victims incur broken bones, spinal cord damage, and traumatic brain injuries, they are forced to undergo immediate and long-term treatment. Not only are victims left to suffer physically from their crashes, but their families suffer as well.
Drivers who are under the influence of alcohol, distracted by cell phones, and drivers who speed and engage in other reckless driving behaviors place the lives of other motorists and their passengers at risk every day across our state.
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 help to ensure you are able to get the justice and the compensation you deserve. A skilled legal team will review the circumstances surrounding your accident and help you protect your legal rights as you move forward.
Portland Personal Injury Lawyers
The Portland 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. 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.
We understand that most people have never been involved in a civil case before. For this reason, we are committed to providing responsive and thorough representation to ensure our clients know what is taking place every step of the way. Our team answers questions for our clients and provides them with insight as to what to expect moving forward.
If you have been injured in a car accident in Portland, due to the negligence of another driver, it is crucial that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today.
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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.