Portland, OR – Auto Wreck with Injuries Reported on NW Skyline Blvd near NY Royal BlvdOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (May 8, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Friday afternoon left at least one person injured in the Portland area. At around 1:20 p.m., on May 6, the Portland Police Bureau was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle collision that blocked Northwest Skyline Boulevard.
Reports provided by the PPB show that a collision between vehicles occurred on Northwest Skyline Boulevard at the intersection of Northwest Royal Boulevard during the afternoon hours. The incident caused some disruptions in traffic as the police and local firefighters worked to clear the scene.
Emergency medical service workers were dispatched to the site of the crash to provide medical aid to injured parties. Those who required further care were transported to area hospitals.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation by the Portland Police Bureau.
We hope the victims who were injured as a result of this accident make a full and timely recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland
More than 37,500 injury accidents take place every year in the Portland area. These instances average around 100 car accidents each day in the Portland metro area. When people suffer injuries in auto accidents, they often have to go through emergency medical treatment. There are many instances where people have to remain in area hospitals for several days and go through months of therapy and rehabilitation.
When people are injured in motor vehicle accidents, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. A Portland car accident lawyer can help guide you throughout the entire legal process to ensure you are able to get justice.
Although you are not required to seek the legal assistance of a knowledgeable law firm, doing so can provide you with an array of benefits that can help you protect your legal rights. Some of the services that are Portland personal injury lawyers at Kivel & Howard provide for our clients include:
- investigating their accidents
- gathering evidence from the scene of the crash
- obtaining statements from people who witnessed the collision occur
- recover a copy of the police report and medical records
- handle communication with insurance companies
- aggressively negotiate full and timely compensation
- provide skilled and fearless representation in court whenever necessary
Our lawyers are committed to standing by the side of our clients throughout the entire legal process. We fight to ensure each person we represent is able to get justice. Our lawyers will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to hold to the person who caused your injuries to account. If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Portland or anywhere in the state of Oregon, you must reach out to our personal injury law firm right away to get started on your case.
Our team is available by calling 503-796-0909 or 503-802-4800. We can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case and to help you get justice.
Note: We utilize several outside sources when creating this accident news post for Kivel & Howard. Our sources include news and media outlets, state and local police incident reports as well as statements taken from individuals who have witnessed the accident. Because of this, the facts surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is inaccurate in our story, let us know and we will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post from our site upon request.
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.