Portland, OR – Injury Accident Reported at SE 82nd Ave near SE Woodstock BlvdOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (July 18, 2021) – An automobile accident reported late Saturday evening sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. At around 8:24 p.m., on July 17, the Portland Police Department, firefighters, and emergency medical services responded to the scene of a crash on Southeast 82nd Avenue.
Reports from local authorities show that a collision between vehicles occurred on Southeast 82nd Avenue that caused moderate delays in the area of Southeast Woodstock Boulevard.
The incident blocked the roadway, prompting the police and firefighters to secure the area to prevent further injuries or damage. At least one person was transported to a local hospital where they underwent medical treatment for injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the Portland Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Portland, Oregon
Being involved in a vehicle collision comes with overwhelming mental and physical consequences. This is especially true in cases where people are left with injuries. Regrettably, over 100,000 collisions occur within our state each year. These accidents leave tens of thousands of people with life-altering injuries that require medical attention. In some cases, victims suffer spinal cord injuries, severe compound fractures, and other injuries that require immediate medical attention and long-term care. Not only are victims left to suffer physically from their crashes, but both victims and their families are often forced to endure stacking medical costs and a variety of other devastating financial consequences. No matter how many laws are in place to protect people, hundreds of people are hospitalized regularly as a result of negligent motorists.
When victims are hurt in accidents due to the actions of others, it is imperative that they seek legal guidance as soon as possible. Injured parties may have legal options to help them secure the compensation they need to move forward. By contacting a car accident attorney in Oregon, you can learn about different legal options available to help you move forward. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them hold at-fault parties accountable.
The Oregon personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have extensive experience fighting on behalf of injured parties to ensure they get the justice they deserve following their accidents in Portland and throughout the entire state. Our team remains available to answer questions for our clients and to provide them with insight as to what to expect moving forward. We truly care about our clients in protecting their best interests. For this reason, we provide trusted and responsive representation to ensure they are in the best position possible to move forward after being harmed. We understand that most people have never been involved in a civil case before. If you have been injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today.
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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.