Portland, OR – Head-On Crash with Ambulance on Highway 30 near Rocky Point Rd Ends in InjuriesOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (March 1, 2022) – A total of three people were transported to area hospitals with injuries following an auto accident in the Portland area on Sunday morning, February 27. Just after 2:10 a.m., emergency crews were requested on-site at a crash on Highway 30.
Reports provided by authorities show that a vehicle crashed head-on into an ambulance on Highway 30 in the area near Rocky Point Road.
Emergency crews rushed to the scene and closed off a portion of the roadway as they worked to investigate.
A total of three people were injured in the crash. EMS transported the victims to hospitals in Portland for emergency medical care.
At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Motor vehicle accidents in the state of Oregon impact the lives of thousands of people every year. Although there are many instances where crashes end in minor injuries, a significant amount of crashes sent victims to local hospitals where they must remain for several days or even weeks at a time. When victims suffer severe injuries, they often face immediate and long-term consequences. Countless victims require long-term treatment, like rehabilitation and therapy.
When victims are involved in accidents, they are often left to deal with overwhelming mental and physical consequences. Going through constant medical treatment for painful injuries is mentally and financially exhausting. In some cases, victims have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on hospitalizations, surgery, doctor appointments, and other medical care they require for their injuries.
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 Portland 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.
Portland Personal Injury Lawyers
Working with a legal team that is competent, responsive, and attentive can help to ensure you are able to get the justice and compensation you need and deserve after being hurt in a crash. Our team of Portland personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard is dedicated to helping victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available to them after being hurt in accidents across our state.
It is crucial that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. Waiting can significantly impact your ability to hold at-fault parties accountable for their actions and get the justice you deserve.
If you have been injured in an accident, due to another motorist’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Our team is available to meet with you to discuss the circumstances surrounding your crash and help to determine the best options available for you to move forward and get the justice you deserve.
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.