Portland, OR – Car Crash with Injuries reported on SW 3rd Ave near SW Alder StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (June 27, 2021) – Emergency crews in the Portland area were called to the site of a motor vehicle accident that ended in injuries. At around 6:34 p.m., on June 26, emergency crews received the request for assistance on-site at a crash on Southwest 3rd Avenue.
Reports provided by the Portland Police Department show that a collision between vehicles blocked Southwest 3rd Avenue at the intersection of Southwest Alder Street.
The incident caused moderate delays in the area as emergency crews worked to clear the roadway and allow thru-traffic.
Emergency medical services responded to the scene to treat injured victims and provide transportation to local hospitals for those in need. At this time, the incident remains 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 year, more than 150,000 car accidents take place in the Oregon and Washington area. More than 13,000 of these accidents take place right here in Multnomah County. These incidents often leave people with life-altering injuries that require emergency medical care. In some instances, people have to go through emergency surgery and spend weeks in recovery. Going through therapy and rehabilitation is not only painful but an extremely costly process.
When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligence of others, it is crucial that they are aware of legal options available to them to help recover. Victims who are hurt in crashes as a result of the actions of others are able to recover compensation to help cover the costs of care, lost wages, and various other financial burdens they face moving forward. By reaching out to a car accident attorney in Oregon as soon as possible, victims are in the best position possible to recover the compensation they need and deserve from those who cause them harm.
Our knowledgeable, seasoned Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have decades of experience helping injured victims get the justice they deserve after being harmed in traffic-related incidents caused by negligent drivers. Our clients can depend on us to protect their legal rights and their best interests every step of the way as we fight on their behalf to help them recover full and fair compensation for their injuries. We are devoted to providing top-quality legal services to each client and providing them with individualized representation to ensure their specific legal needs are met. If you have been hurt in a car accident as a result of another person’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to schedule a free case evaluation today. Our team is available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and help to determine the best options available for you to move forward and get the justice 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.