Portland, OR – Injuries Reported in MVA on SE 71st Ave near SE Foster RdOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (July 20, 2022) – A motor vehicle collision that was reported in the Portland area left at least one person injured. Just after 12:10 p.m., On July 19, the Portland Police Bureau was notified that a motor vehicle crash occurred on Southeast 71st Avenue.
The police and firefighters were dispatched to the scene, where they located damaged vehicles blocking Southeast 71st Avenue at the intersection of Southeast Foster Road. The police and firefighters secured a portion of the roadway while working to clear the area.
At least one of the people who were involved in this motor vehicle collision suffered injuries. Responding medical personnel provided care to the injured victims on-site and transported them to local hospitals where they underwent further treatment.
The Portland Police Bureau is conducting an investigation into the crash at this time.
Our thoughts go out to those who have suffered injuries due to this motor vehicle accident.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Each year, innocent people are affected by motor vehicle accidents in Oregon. These accidents send tens of thousands of people to area hospitals with injuries. The majority of these crashes are preventable.
Many crashes are caused by drivers who are speeding, operating their vehicles while impaired by drugs or alcohol, or engaging in some form of negligence. Drivers who choose to disregard the safety of others sharing the road continue to cause devastating consequences for others.
Innocent people who suffer injuries in auto accidents may be able to pursue a personal injury claim against the person at fault. Seeking guidance from a car accident lawyer in Portland can help you protect your legal rights and help you get the money necessary to cover the costs resulting from your crash.
Our team at Kivel & Howard has extensive experience helping victims in Portland and across the entire state get justice following their accidents. Our lawyers are available to help you pursue a personal injury case against the person responsible for your pain and suffering. We will help you get the money necessary to cover the costs resulting from medical expenses, repairs to your vehicle, and more.
Our team is here to help you get the money needed for your crash so you are better able to move forward. You can reach out to our Oregon personal injury law firm to schedule a free consultation at your earliest convenience. Our lawyers are available by calling (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800. We can meet with you to get started on your case right away. Contact our law firm today to protect your legal rights and get justice.
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