Portland, OR – Auto Wreck on NE 223rd Ave near NE Park Ln Takes One LifeOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (June 19, 2022) – One person has lost their life as a result of a motor vehicle accident early Thursday morning in the Wood Village area. At around 12:45 a.m., on June 16, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a crash on Northeast 223rd Avenue.
Reports from authorities show that a collision occurred on Northeast 223rd Avenue in the area just north of Northeast Park Lane. One vehicle went off the roadway and struck a bus stop. The impact of the crash caused the vehicle to roll over.
One person involved in the crash suffered severe injuries. Emergency crews attempted to render aid to the victim. However, they were pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the East County Vehicular Crimes Team.
We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Over 150,000 automobile accidents occur in the Washington and Oregon areas each year. Right here in Multnomah County, more than 13,000 people are injured annually due to traffic-related incidents. Many people harmed in accidents are left with severely broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and even spinal cord injuries. Suffering from these or other serious injuries can result in the need of extensive medical care. Not only are serious injuries incredibly painful to deal with, but they come at a significant cost to treat.
When people are injured in accidents, it is crucial that they reach out to a Portland car accident lawyer as soon as possible. Those harmed in auto accidents may have legal options available to help them recover. Working with a skilled law firm equipped with knowledgeable, responsive, and attentive lawyers can help ensure you get the justice and compensation you need and deserve after being hurt in a crash.
Our Portland personal injury lawyers at Kivel & Howard have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of people injured in accidents. We truly have the best interest of our clients and mine every step of the way. While working with us, you can’t depend on our team to keep your legal rights and best interests protected. We will work diligently to ensure you are able to get the maximum amount of compensation available for your claim to cover medical expenses, lost earnings, vehicle repairs, and more. If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, it is crucial that you reach out to our team as soon as possible. We are available by calling (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800. Schedule a free case evaluation at our Oregon personal injury law firm today to see how we can help you get justice.
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