Portland, OR – Injuries Reported in MVA on SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd near SE Adler StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (May 13, 2022) – The Portland Police Bureau was dispatched to the scene of an auto collision that occurred in the Portland area that ended in injuries. At around 2:13 p.m., on May 13, calls for assistance came in surrounding a traffic collision on Southeast Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard.
According to reports, a crash between vehicles took place on Southeast Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard in the area of Southeast Adler Street.
The incident resulted in confirmed injuries. The police and firefighters blocked off the intersection as they worked to clear the roadway.
Emergency medical services provided care to injured parties. At least one person was transported to an area hospital for further medical care.
At this time, investigations to determine the cause of the crash are underway.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured as a result of this accident. We hope for their full and timely recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
According to statistics, thousands of people are hurt in auto accidents across the state of Oregon every year. Quite often, these crashes can be attributed to some form of negligence. We see countless people hurt in motor vehicle accidents due to drivers who:
- travel too fast for road conditions and weather
- operate their vehicles while under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- use their cell phones and take their attention off the road while behind the wheel
- change lanes without checking their blind spots
- engaging in various reckless acts while operating their vehicles
When people suffer injuries and accidents, they often require extensive medical care. We see countless people suffer from spinal cord injuries, internal organ damage, and broken bones due to their accidents.
When innocent people sustained injuries in accidents due to the negligence of others, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. A Portland personal injury lawyer can provide you with the best chance of getting justice.
The Portland car accident lawyers at Kivel & Howard have decades of combined experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in accidents through no fault of their own. Our lawyers will investigate your accident, gather evidence, speak with witnesses, and fight to ensure you obtain the maximum amount of compensation for your legal claim.
Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience for a free case evaluation. You can contact our Oregon personal injury law firm by calling 503-796-0909 or 503-802-4800 at your earliest convenience. Our team will meet with you to discuss your case in the legal options available to help you get justice.
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.