Portland, OR – Injuries Follow Traffic Accident on S Water Ave near Kelly AveOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (January 12, 2023) – A traffic accident in the Portland area left at least one person with confirmed injuries. On January 11, the Portland police Bureau and firefighters responded to a crash that took place on South Water Avenue.
Police reports indicate that at around 9:10 a.m., an auto accident took place on South Water Avenue in the area of Kelly Avenue the incident prompted authorities to block off multiple liens as they worked to clear the intersection.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident to provide care to the injured victims. At least one of the people involved in the crash suffered injuries that required further medical care the victims were transported by ambulance to area hospitals.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We hope the injured victims recover quickly following this accident.
Car Accidents in Oregon
In the state of Oregon, over 100 people are injured as a result of car crashes every single day. These incidents add up to more than 37,500 victims injured in traffic accidents across their state annually. It is nearly impossible to predict that a motor vehicle accident will occur. Unfortunately, it is also hard to predict the impact that a crash can have on your life.
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can cause significant pain and suffering. Many accident victims are left with injuries that impact their lives forever. Victims who suffer traumatic brain injuries, internal organ injuries, and even severe compound fractures often have to go through extensive medical care. Unfortunately, covering the costs of medical treatment can be incredibly challenging, especially if you have been forced out of work as a result of your accident.
If you have been involved in an accident as a result of another driver’s negligence, a Portland car accident lawyer can help you protect your legal rights. Following an accident, you may be able to file a personal injury claim against the driver who is responsible. Having a strong legal team in your corner can help to ensure you are able to obtain the outcome you expect. An attorney will be able to use their knowledge and dedication to protect your legal rights and help you seek the maximum amount of financial compensation possible. It is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights to ensure you are able to get the best possible outcome for your claim.
At Kivel & Howard, we understand the impact an automobile accident can have on your life. Our firm is committed to being there for you during this challenging time and providing the best possible legal protection for you and your family. Whether it’s guiding you through the process of filing a personal injury claim or advocating fiercely on your behalf in court, our Portland car accident lawyers will make sure that your rights are protected throughout each stage of the case. If you have been injured in a car accident, contact our Oregon law firm at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 for a free consultation.
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.