Portland, OR – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on SW 3rd Ave near SW Washington StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (March 8, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident took place in the Portland area on Tuesday afternoon that resulted in injuries. At around 3:20 p.m. on March 7, authorities were notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a car crash on Southwest 3rd Avenue.
Preliminary reports provided by the Portland police Bureau indicate that a motor vehicle accident had occurred on Southwest 3rd Avenue near Southwest Washington Street. Authorities arrived at the scene and immediately secured the roadway.
Paramedics were dispatched to care for the victims who suffered injuries while at the scene. At least one person was then transported to a local hospital for further care.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated.
We hope those harmed in this accident are able to recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Car accidents take place frequently in the state of Oregon that have overwhelming consequences for victims. Unfortunately, thousands of people end up suffering serious injuries that impact their lives forever.
Victims who suffer from spinal cord injuries are often forced to deal with some form of paralysis. Unfortunately, this can prevent a victim from being able to walk ever again. In some cases, victims may lose the ability to use their arms as well.
Victims who suffer from traumatic brain injuries are often forced to go through extensive medical care. These debilitating injuries can impact a victim’s mood, motor skills, and various other bodily functions and behavioral habits.
We also see a significant number of patients who suffer from internal organ injuries. These injuries can be life-threatening if victims do not receive emergency medical care. It is all too common for victims to suffer from lung punctures, ruptures to the spleen, and even bruised kidneys.
If you have been hurt as a result of an automobile accident caused by the negligent and reckless actions of another driver, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. A Portland car accident lawyer can help you seek financial compensation for some of the losses and damages that you face.
Having a knowledgeable legal team in your corner can make a big difference when it comes to your ability to protect your legal rights and maximize the compensation you recover.
At Kivel & Howard, our experienced Portland personal injury lawyers have successfully helped clients from Portland and across Oregon to get the justice they deserve following a motor vehicle accident. Our team is dedicated to achieving maximum results in each of our client’s cases, and we are committed to fighting for full compensation for your injuries. Contact our Oregon personal injury law firm today at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to schedule a free case evaluation to discuss your accident case and the legal options that are available for you.