Portland, OR – Auto Accident on SE 82nd Ave near SE Yamhill St Ends in InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (March 23, 2023) – The Portland Police Bureau responded to provide help at the scene of an automobile accident on Wednesday evening that left at least one person injured.
Just before 4:30 p.m. on March 22, authorities were notified that a crash took place on Southeast 82nd Avenue. PPB and local firefighters responded to the scene of the accident and shut down multiple lanes as they worked to remove the damaged vehicles from the scene.
Emergency medical services were called to care for the injured victims and provide them with transportation to local hospitals.
The police are currently investigating the accident.
We hope the injured victims make a full and timely recovery following this accident.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Despite the number of statewide laws we have in place when it comes to safely operating vehicles on our roadways, we continue to see a significant number of reckless drivers get behind the wheel. Every year, tens of thousands of people in Oregon are hospitalized for serious injuries as a result of automobile accidents.
When people are involved in accidents, they often have to go through medical care due to broken bones, spinal cord injuries, internal organ injuries, and other serious injuries that dramatically share their lives. Unfortunately, actions like impaired driving, cell phone use, and following too closely continue to be factors in many accidents that take place across our state.
When motorists are harmed as a result of crashes that are caused by negligent and reckless drivers, they are able to take legal action against them. If you have suffered injuries due to a car crash, a personal injury claim can help you recover financial compensation to alleviate the impact of medical expenses and various other damages you face. A Portland car accident lawyer will be able to guide you through the legal process. They will be able to investigate the crash for you and gather the strongest evidence. Your attorney will do everything in their power to make sure you have all of the evidence that you need against the reckless driver in order to prevail. The
If you or someone you know is facing a personal injury due to negligence, Kivel & Howard are here to provide the legal help and representation that you deserve. Our experienced attorneys have a deep understanding of motor vehicle accident cases and strive hard to make sure that justice is served for every injured victim under our care. To discuss the legal options that are available to help you move forward and to get started on your case, contact our law firm at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to see how we can help you.