Portland, OR – Car Crash at SE Powell Blvd near I-205 Ends in InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (August 8, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Portland area sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. At around 12:51 a.m., on August 7, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Southeast Powell Boulevard.
Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision between vehicles blocked Southeast Powell Boulevard at the intersection of Interstate 205 Freeway. The incident caused some delays in the area as the police and firefighters worked to clear the roadway.
EMS tended to victims at the scene of the accident before transporting those in need of further care to area hospitals. The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland, Oregon
Every day, motor vehicle crashes in the city of Portland inflict endless mental, physical, and emotional pain and suffering on those harmed. These collisions are often unpredictable. However, we continue to see a significant number of people harmed in accidents due to the negligence of other motorists. When people involved in crashes are left with spinal cord damage, broken bones, 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 both victims and their families are often forced to endure stacking medical costs and devastating financial consequences from lost wages and property repairs.
When victims are hurt in traffic-related incidents, they may have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the guidance of a car accident attorney in Oregon as soon as possible can help you determine what legal options are available for you to get the justice you deserve. In cases where victims are left with injuries from their accidents, due to the negligence of others, they may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens they face moving forward.
Working with a responsive legal team will ensure you are in the best position possible to get the maximum amount of compensation available following a crash. The Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard are committed to helping you every step of the way throughout your entire legal process. Our team strives to provide the most effective and knowledgeable representation imaginable so they can get the justice they deserve. We will remain available to answer any questions you have about the legal process and provide you with insight throughout the duration of your claim to ensure you are always aware of what is taking place. We understand that most victims have never gone through a civil case before. Following a consultation, our team will get to work on investigating your accident on building a solid case. If you have been injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence 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.