Portland, OR – Injuries Reported in Auto Accident on I-205 Freeway near NE Glisan StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (August 29, 2022) – A vehicle crash in the Portland area prompted the response of the police and area firefighters on Sunday afternoon, August 28. At around 3:40 p.m., officers with the Portland Police Bureau responded to the scene of a motor vehicle wreck that occurred on Interstate 205 Freeway.
Reports provided by the police show that a crash involving vehicles blocked the northbound side of Interstate 205 Freeway. The incident caused disruptions in traffic near Northeast Glisan Street. Officers with the Portland Police Bureau assisted firefighters in blocking off multiple lanes of the roadway while working to clear the scene.
Area medical service workers were called to the scene to provide aid to victims who suffered injuries as a result of this vehicle collision. Those who required further assistance were then transported to local hospitals by ambulance. The circumstances surrounding the crash are under investigation by the Portland police Bureau at this time.
We help those who suffered injuries as a result of this automobile collision are able to recover quickly and fully.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Studies published in 2016 show that Oregon is recognized as a state that has some of the best traffic safety laws. Unfortunately, even our strict laws do not prevent accidents from taking place 100% of the time. We continue to see innocent people harmed as a result of drivers who engage in negligence while behind the wheel. If you have been harmed as a result of a vehicle accident, a car accident lawyer in Portland can help you pursue a personal injury claim to get money that you need and deserve moving forward.
Our Portland personal injury lawyers at Kivel & Howard have extensive experience helping injured parties and families get justice. Our lawyers never charge for a consultation. We will use this time to discuss your accident in the legal options available for you. Once we take your case, our lawyers will get started immediately on investigating. We will provide you with an array of services to ensure you have the strongest chances of getting justice. Some of the ways that our team at Kivel & Howard will help you include:
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Our lawyers at Kivel & Howard are dedicated to helping you reach your goals in your recovery. We will help you get the money that you need to cover medical expenses, repairs for your vehicle, and more. Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to get started. Schedule a consultation at our Oregon law firm today by calling (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800.
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