Portland, OR – Injuries Follow Auto Wreck at SE Powell Blvd and SE 28th AveOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (September 10, 2022) – A motor vehicle crash occurred in the Portland area on Friday morning that ended in injuries. Just before 8 a.m., on September 9, the Portland Police Bureau responded to a crash on Southeast Powell Boulevard.
Preliminary reports show that a motor vehicle accident blocked Southeast Powell Boulevard in the area near Southeast 28th Avenue during the morning hours. The police and firefighters responded to the scene.
Officers assisted firefighters in closing off a portion of the roadway. Crews spent an extended time on site clearing the scene. Crews worked to remove the damaged vehicles and allow through traffic.
At least one person involved in the accident was injured. Medical personnel rendered aid to the victims who suffered injuries in the crash. The injured parties were then transported by ambulance to an area medical facility for further treatment.
The police import and are investigating the crash at this time.
Our thoughts are with the victims who suffered injuries as a result of this motor vehicle accident.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Motor vehicle accidents leave tens of thousands of people harmed every year in the state of Oregon. Here in Portland, we see many people hurt as a result of driver negligence.
In Oregon, drivers are required to maintain auto insurance to cover any injuries and damages that result from a crash. When injured parties are harmed as a result of accidents caused by the negligence of others, it is important that they take legal action right away.
Pursuing a personal injury case against the insurance company of the at-fault party can help to ensure you get the maximum amount of compensation possible for your damages. A car accident lawyer in Portland will be able to help you file your claim and fight to get you the compensation you need and deserve.
Our personal injury lawyers at Kivel & Howard in Portland, Oregon, have extensive experience helping injured parties get justice. Following your accident, our personal injury team will help you pursue a claim against the person who is responsible. We will help you get the money that you need and deserve to cover the damages you face, including:
- The medical expenses you face as a result of your accident
- Long-term care costs related to treating your injuries
- Lost wages due to taking time off work to attend medical appointments
- Lost earning capacity if you are permanently disabled from your accident
- Vehicle repair costs
- The cost to replace the vehicle
Our legal team will fight to ensure you have the best chances of getting justice after suffering debilitating injuries. Call our Oregon law firm today at (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.