Portland, OR – Five-Vehicle Rear-End Crash on Highway 217 near Greenburg Rd Ends in InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (June 8, 2022) – A multivehicle accident that took place on Monday afternoon in the Portland area ended in injuries. At around 3 p.m., on June 6, emergency crews were dispatched to a crash that occurred on Highway 217.
Reports from the Tigard Police indicate that a rear-end collision occurred on Highway 217 in the area of Greenburg Road. As a result of the initial collision, a total of five vehicles became involved in a crash that caused significant delays in traffic.
Emergency crews remained on-site for more than an hour as they worked to clear the scene and restore the flow of traffic.
EMS rendered aid to victims on-site before transporting those in need of further care to area hospitals.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Motor vehicle accidents across the state of Oregon can have devastating consequences. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people across our state are left with serious injuries every year due to traffic incidents. In many cases, people suffer severe injuries and accidents due to the negligence of others.
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It is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. Waiting can jeopardize your chances of making a full recovery. For this reason, it is crucial that you reach out to our Oregon personal injury law firm right away to get started. You can call our team at (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Our lawyers can meet with you to discuss your accident and the legal options available for you. Contact our law firm today to get started.
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