Portland, OR – Car Crash with Injuries Reported on NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd near NE Holman StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (October 26, 2022) – A traffic incident reported in the Portland area on Tuesday morning resulted in injuries, according to the Portland Police Bureau. On October 25, the PPB was notified that a collision occurred on Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
According to reports, at around 758 a.m., a collision blocked Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near the intersection of Northeast Holman Street. The incident caused delays as the police and firefighters worked to reopen the intersection.
Injuries were reported by the police as a result of this crash. At least one person was transported to an area medical facility, where they were treated for the injuries they suffered.
The incident remains under investigation by the police in Portland at this time.
We help those who suffered injuries due to this traffic collision are able to recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Every day, auto collisions are reported in the state of Oregon that result in injuries. Many people are left with severe injuries that impact their lives forever. We see countless people left with spinal cord injuries, TBIs, and severe compound fractures following crashes in our state.
Unfortunately, victims often suffer financially and emotionally as well following motor vehicle accidents. Following a crash that was caused by another driver’s negligence, you may be able to seek financial compensation for your damage. Some of the damages that you can recover following your crash include compensation for:
- Lost Wages: If you miss work because of your injuries, you can recover your lost wages. This includes lost salary, bonuses, tips, and commissions.
- Medical Expenses: You can recover all of your medical expenses related to the accident, including hospitalization, surgery, medication, rehabilitation, and any future medical care that may be necessary.
- Vehicle Repair Expenses: If your vehicle was damaged in the accident, you can recover the cost of repairs.
- Pain and Suffering: You can also recover damages for the physical pain and suffering caused by the accident.
In order to recover these and other damages, you will need to prove that they were caused by the other driver’s negligence. This can be done by gathering evidence from the scene of the accident, talking to witnesses, and reviewing any police reports or insurance claims. Once you have gathered this evidence, you should speak to a Portland car accident attorney who can help you build a strong case and get the compensation you deserve.
Our team at Kivel & Howard can help you seek the maximum amount of compensation possible for your damages. Our team will conduct an independent investigation into your crash and gather evidence for you. Our personal injury lawyers will negotiate compensation for you, so you have the best chances of moving forward after being severely hurt in a motor vehicle crash. Contact our personal injury lawyers now at (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 to get started.
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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.