Portland, OR – Auto Collision with Injuries Reported on Morrison Bridge near SW Naito ParkwayOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (July 21, 2022) – A Portland area accident took place on Wednesday evening that sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. Around 6:30 p.m., on July 20, the Portland Police Bureau was notified that a motor vehicle crash had occurred near the Morrison Bridge.
Reports provided by PPV show that a collision with injuries occurred on the Morrison Bridge in the area near the Southwest Naito Parkway ramp. The crash caused severe delays throughout the area. Law enforcement blocked off multiple lanes near the bridge as they worked to clear the scene.
At least one person involved in the crash was treated by paramedics and transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital.
The Portland Police Bureau is investigating the incident.
We hope to those who have been negatively affected by this accident recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Crashes take place every single day here in the state of Oregon. There are many accidents that result in injuries. In fact, tens of thousands of people annually are hospitalized with injuries following accidents. In many cases, these accidents take place due to drivers who fail to ensure the safety of others sharing the road. We see innocent people hospitalized every day with traumatic brain injuries and other severe and catastrophic injuries following accidents. The majority of these crashes are a result of the actions of others.
Innocent people continue to have their lives disrupted completely every single day as a result of collisions. When innocent people are hurt due to the actions of others, they may be able to pursue a personal injury case. A legal claim can help an injured victim secure compensation necessary to cover some of the financial burdens resulting from their accidents.
A fearless Portland personal injury attorney will be able to provide you with the fearless representation that is needed to protect your legal rights and stop the insurance company from trying to take advantage of you.
Our Portland car accident lawyers at Kivel & Howard can help you get the money necessary to cover your losses. Our lawyers will fearlessly fight to help you hold the person who is responsible for your injuries to account. We will not let the insurance company play you for a fool. We will demand and make sure that they pay you every single dollar that is owed to you for your losses. Our team will fight to ensure you are able to obtain the verdict you expect and deserve for your personal injury case.
If you’ve been injured as a result of an auto accident, our legal team will help you get the justice you deserve and the compensation you need moving forward. You can contact our Oregon personal injury law firm today to schedule a free consultation at (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800. Our lawyers are standing by to take your call
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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.