Portland, OR – Car Crash on US-30 Causes Injuries & DelaysOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (July 21, 2021) – An automobile accident reported just east of Astoria on Monday morning ended in injuries and delays. At approximately 2 a.m., on July 10, emergency crews were notified that a crash required assistance on US Highway 30.
Reports provided by the Oregon Department of Transportation show that a collision involving multiple vehicles blocked US Highway 30, just 10-miles east of Astoria during the morning hours. The incident prompted several first responders to close off the roadway as they worked to clear the scene.
Emergency medical services responded to the scene to render aid to victims. An unknown number of victims were transported to area hospitals for further care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the police.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland, Oregon
Being involved in a vehicle collision comes with overwhelming mental and physical consequences. This is especially true in cases where people are left with injuries. Each year, more than 100,000 crashes take place in the state of Oregon. These accidents leave tens of thousands of people with life-altering injuries that require medical care. Although many of us are aware that motor vehicle accidents often and in injuries, we are often unprepared to deal with the consequences that they have on victims and their families. 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.
Victims who are hurt in crashes caused by negligent and reckless drivers may have legal options available to them. Seeking the assistance of a car accident attorney in Oregon as soon as possible can help to ensure you are in the best position to move forward following your accident. In some cases, victims can obtain compensation for medical costs, lost wages, and other expenses they face from their accidents.
The Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have decades of experience fighting on behalf of accident victims to ensure they get the justice they deserve. We strive to provide excellence to each client as we provide individualized representation to them to ensure their specific legal needs are met. Our team will investigate your accident, gather evidence, and build a solid claim that provides us with the best opportunity to get you justice. We stop at nothing to make sure our clients are in the best position possible to reach their goals moving forward after injury crashes. If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another motorist’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today. Schedule a free case review with our team so we can analyze your accident and determine the best step forward for getting you the justice and compensation you deserve.
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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.