Portland, OR – Crash with Injuries Reported on NE Cascades ParkwayOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (November 27, 2022) – A traffic accident took place in the Portland area on Friday afternoon that left at least one person hurt, according to the Portland Police Bureau. At around 1:20 p.m., on November 25, calls for assistance came regarding a traffic wreck on Northeast Cascades Parkway.
Reports provided by authorities show that a collision between vehicles occurred in the 9400 block of the parkway. The incident caused severe disruptions in the area. Officers with the PPB assisted firefighters at the scene.
At least one party involved in the crash sustained injuries that required medical care. The victim was treated on-site and transported to a local hospital by ambulance.
The crash remains under investigation by the Portland Police Bureau at this time.
We hope those harmed due to this crash recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Oregon
A traffic collision can change your life forever in an instant. Unfortunately, this is the fate of many innocent people here in Oregon. Countless victims are hospitalized as a result of traffic accidents that occur in the state of Oregon each year. Many of these accidents are completely preventable. We see thousands of people harmed on a monthly basis as a result of drivers who engage in careless actions while operating their vehicles. Common causes of collisions that we see here in Oregon include:
- Drivers who are speeding.
- Intoxicated or impaired motorists.
- Failure to yield the right of way to other vehicles sharing the road.
- Running red lights at intersections.
- Passing through stop signs without stopping.
- Reckless driver actions.
If you’ve been hurt due to a traffic crash that was the result of the careless actions of another motorist, a Portland car accident lawyer may be able to help you pursue legal action against them. After your collision, you may be able to recover financial compensation to help cover some of the costs and losses that you face.
Following your crash, our personal injury lawyers at Kivel & Howard are available to help you get justice. Our skilled and fearless legal team can help you seek monetary compensation to alleviate the cost of medical treatment, vehicle repair expenses, and more. Our lawyers will fight with you, side-by-side, to ensure your best interest and legal rights are protected. We will stand up against self-serving insurance companies and demand full and timely compensation for all of the damages you face.
Schedule a free consultation with our personal injury lawyers today by calling (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.