Portland, OR – Crash on E Burnside St Ends in InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (November 7, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Portland area ended in injuries, according to local news sources. At around 4:20 a.m., on November 7, emergency crews were notified that they were needed to provide assistance at the scene of an accident on East Burnside Street.
Reports from the Portland Police indicate that a collision between vehicles occurred in the 10,000 block of East Burnside Street during the morning hours. The incident caused moderate disruptions in traffic as the police and firefighters worked to clear the roadway.
At least one person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries sustained in the accident.
At this time, the police in Portland are investigating to determine the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Portland car accidents continue to take place at an alarming rate. No matter how many laws are in place to protect motorists, hundreds of people are hospitalized on a monthly basis with injuries from accidents involving cars, trucks, SUVs, and other methods of transportation.
We want to believe that we will always make it to our destinations without any problems, but this is far from reality. There are many instances where people are hurt in crashes due to drivers who are drunk or under the influence of drugs, distracted, or engaging in other reckless actions while operating their vehicles.
When victims are injured in accidents, they may have legal options available to help them recover. Seeking the assistance of a car accident attorney in Portland as soon as possible can help you determine what legal options are available for you to get the justice you deserve.
In cases where people sustain injuries in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they may be entitled to compensation to help cover the financial burdens they face moving forward.
Portland Personal Injury Lawyers
The Portland personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have extensive experience fighting on behalf of our clients to ensure they get the justice they deserve following their motor vehicle accidents in Portland and throughout the entire state.
Our team provides trusted and responsive legal representation so our clients can focus on recovering from their injuries while knowing their legal rights and best interests are protected. If you have been hurt in a car accident as a result of another driver’s reckless or negligent actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in 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. Contact our team today to get started. 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.
Note: We utilize several outside sources when creating this accident news post for Kivel & Howard. Our sources include news and media outlets, state and local police incident reports as well as statements taken from individuals who have witnessed the accident. Because of this, the facts surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is inaccurate in our story, let us know and we will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post from our site upon request.
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.