Portland, OR – One Injured in Car Crash on NW 185th Ave near W Baseline RdOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (December 20, 2021) – A major motor vehicle accident reported in the Portland area ended in injuries. During the early afternoon hours on December 19, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Northwest 185th Avenue.
Reports from the Portland Police show that a white Chevrolet Tahoe SUV and a gray Toyota sedan were involved in a collision on Northwest 185th Avenue in the area near West Baseline Road. The crash left both vehicles with extensive front-end damage.
One person involved in the crash was injured. The driver of the Toyota was transported to a local hospital for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the man who was injured in this accident. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
Portland car accidents continue to take place at an alarming rate. No matter how many laws are in place to protect motorists, hundreds of people are hospitalized on a monthly basis with injuries from accidents involving cars, trucks, SUVs, and other methods of transportation. We want to believe that we will always make it to our destinations without any problems, but this is far from reality.
In many cases, victims are hospitalized with internal organ damages, spinal cord injuries, and other life-altering injuries that require emergency surgery and endless treatment. Although many of us are aware that motor vehicle accidents often end in injuries, we are often unprepared to deal with the consequences that they have on victims and their families.
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. Working with a Portland car accident attorney can help to ensure you are able to get the justice and the compensation you deserve. A skilled legal team will review the circumstances surrounding your accident and help you protect your legal rights as you move forward.
Portland Personal Injury Lawyers
The knowledgeable and seasoned Portland personal injury attorneys at Kivel & Howard have decades of combined experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve after being harmed in vehicle collisions. Our clients can depend on us to keep their best interests in mind as we fight on their behalf to ensure they are fully and fairly compensated for their injuries.
If you have been hurt in a car accident as a result of another driver’s reckless or negligent actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oregon at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free case evaluation today. We are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and determine the most appropriate legal actions moving forward. Contact our team today to get started. Working with a responsive legal team will ensure you are in the best position possible to get the maximum amount of compensation available following a crash.
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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.