Portland, OR – Car Crash on I-84 WB near 28th St Causes InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (August 20, 2021) – A rollover accident occurred in Portland at around 8:45 a.m. on August 20. The incident was reported to authorities in the area who promptly responded to the scene.
Upon their arrival at the site of the collision, police saw a rolled-over vehicle that blocked most of the lanes of the roadway. Only one lane was open for an extended period of time.
Paramedics were observed at the scene. Injured parties were treated on-site before being transported to local hospitals as needed.
Local motorists were forced to find alternative routes of travel for the time being. Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for your full recovery.
No other information is available at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland
Last year, the rate at which motor vehicle accidents across our state occur increased at a rate of nearly 4%. Sadly, traffic crashes are taking place more frequently and causing more severe injuries than ever before. The health and wellbeing of crash victims can be devastatingly impacted due to their injuries. We are seeing many more people suffer traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and severe back injuries, all of which require immediate and long-term care.
Although in an ideal world everyone would make it from point A to point B without any issues, people continue to sustain injuries in accidents caused by negligent, reckless, and careless motorists. Those who have been harmed in auto accidents that took place because of negligent drivers may have legal options available to help them hold at-fault parties accountable for their actions. Working with a knowledgeable and skilled car crash lawyer in Portland, Oregon can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to get the justice and compensation you deserve.
The personal injury lawyers in Portland at Kivel & Howard have extensive experience fighting on behalf of victims who have been injured in automobile accidents due to the negligence of other motorists. Our team strives to provide the most competent representation for our clients to ensure they are able to maximize their recoveries. We are committed to helping our clients obtain full and fair compensation to cover the costs of medical care, long-term treatments, lost wages or earnings, property damages, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident due to the actions of another person, do not wait. Not filing a timely claim can jeopardize your ability to recover full and fair compensation for your injuries and damages. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Portland, Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today. We are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and determine the most appropriate legal actions moving forward.
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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.