Portland, OR – Injuries Reported on NE Victoria Ave near NE Weidler StOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (September 26, 2022) – Authorities were requested to provide major assistance at the scene of a traffic collision that occurred on Sunday afternoon in the Portland area. At around 1:40 p.m., on September 25, officers with the Portland Police Bureau were dispatched to an auto wreck on Northeast Victoria Avenue.
Reports from local authorities show that a traffic collision blocked Northeast Victoria Avenue in the area of Northeast Weidler Street. The incident caused disruptions in traffic near the intersection.
Medics responded to the scene of the accident to provide medical treatment for the victims who suffered injuries. The victims were provided medical care at the scene before being transported to area hospitals for further assistance.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation at this time.
We hope those who suffered injuries as a result of this collision recover quickly and fully.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Crashes in the state of Oregon leave tens of thousands of innocent parties hurt every single year. People who are involved in accidents are often left with injuries that require extensive treatment.
The most common injuries from car accidents in Oregon are injuries to the head and neck. These injuries can result in traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury, both of which can be very serious. Other common injuries from car accidents in Oregon include fractures, lacerations, concussions, and road rash.
Unfortunately, many people suffer injuries in accidents due to drivers who engage in negligence. Some common causes of accidents include driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, careless driving, distracted driving, and running a red light. In addition, weather conditions can also play a role in car accidents, including snow and ice on the roads.
If you have been injured in a car crash as a result of a negligent driver, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit. This claim can help you recover compensation for some of the damages that you face from your crash. This includes compensation for:
- Loss of earnings due to the injury
- Pain and suffering
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Vehicle repair costs
If you have been injured in a car accident, it is important to speak with an experienced legal team as soon as possible. By doing so, you can learn about your rights and potential legal options.
Our Portland car accident lawyers at Kivel & Howard can help you better understand your legal options. We will help you navigate the legal system invite to get you justice. Following your crash, our team will investigate the accident. We will gather evidence from various sources.
We will fight to make sure that you are able to hold the person who caused your injuries to account. You can depend on our team to provide you with trusted and fearless legal representation.
Contact our Oregon personal injury law firm today at (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 to schedule a consultation to get started on your case.
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.