Portland, OR – Crash with Injuries blocks NE Clackamas St near NE 33rd AveOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (September 27, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Portland area ended in injuries. At around 9:44 p.m., on September 26, the Portland Police Department, firefighters, and EMS responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Northeast Clackamas Street.
Reports provided by the Portland Police Department show that a collision between vehicles blocked Northeast Clackamas Street in the area of Northeast 33rd Avenue during the evening hours. The incident prompted the police and firefighters to close off the roadway for an extended time as they worked to remove vehicles and restore the flow of traffic.
At least one person involved in the accident was injured. The injured parties were rendered aid on-site and transported to area hospitals for further care.
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
Every day, motor vehicle accidents in the city of Portland inflict endless mental, physical, and emotional pain and suffering on victims. These accidents are often unpredictable. Although we like to think that every driver on the road operates their vehicle in a careful and considerate manner, this is far from the truth. In fact, drivers engaging in reckless, negligent, and careless actions are some of the leading causes of crashes in Oregon and throughout the entire country. Drivers who are under the influence of alcohol, distracted by cell phones, and drivers who speed in engage in other reckless driving behaviors place the lives of other motorists and their passengers at risk every day across our state.
When victims are hurt in accidents, it is crucial that they seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Injured parties may have legal options to help them secure the compensation they need to move forward. By reaching out to a car accident attorney in Portland, you can learn different legal options available to help you move forward. You may be entitled to compensation to help cover the costs of medical care and various other expenses you face.
Portland Personal Injury Lawyers
The Portland personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard are dedicated to helping you every step of the way throughout your entire legal process. We truly care about our clients in protecting their best interests. We understand that most victims have never been involved in a civil case before. For this reason, we are dedicated to providing responsive and thorough representation to ensure injured victims know what is taking place every step of the way.
If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle collision 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 lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience and discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident to determine the best legal options available for you moving forward. Call now to see how we can help you.
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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.