Portland, OR – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on N Channel AveOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (June 24, 2021) – An automobile accident reported in the Portland area sent at least one person to a local hospital for medical care. At around 7 a.m., on June 24, emergency crews were notified that an auto accident took place on North Channel Avenue.
Reports from local news sources show that a crash between vehicles blocked the 5500 block of North Channel Avenue. The incident caused moderate delays in the area as the police and firefighters worked to clear the area.
Emergency medical services responded to the scene and treated injured victims. At least one person was transported to a local hospital where they underwent further medical care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland, Oregon
Motor vehicle crashes have a life-changing impact on thousands of people across the state of Oregon. In the Portland area alone, more than 8,000 victims sustain injuries in traffic-related incidents each year. These incidents often leave those harmed with injuries that cause overwhelming pain and suffering. In many cases, victims require hospitalization and have to take several weeks or even months off work to recover.
A significant number of auto wrecks in the state of Oregon are caused by driver actions. When drivers engage in careless, negligent, and reckless actions while operating their vehicles, they place themselves and others sharing the road at an increased risk of being seriously hurt or killed. When people suffer injuries in auto accidents as a result of the actions of other drivers, it is essential that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Oregon as soon as possible. Victims may have various legal options available to help them recover. Working with a legal team that is compassionate, effective, and knowledgeable can help to ensure you are able to get the justice and compensation you need and deserve after being harmed.
Our responsive and knowledgeable Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have extensive experience helping injured parties get the justice they deserve after being hurt in vehicle collisions. Our clients can depend on us to keep their best interests in mind as we fight on their behalf to help them recover full and fair compensation for their injuries. We are dedicated to providing excellence to each client as we provide individualized representation to them to ensure their specific legal needs are met. If you have been injured in a traffic-related incident as a result of another person’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to schedule a free case evaluation today. Our team is available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and help to determine the best options available for you to move forward and get the justice you deserve.
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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.