Portland, OR – Three Killed in Auto Accident on Highway 101 near MM 122Oregon Legal News
Portland, OR (August 16, 2022) – A vehicle collision reported on Monday in the Portland area claimed the lives of multiple victims. On August 15, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Highway 101.
Reports from local authorities show that a collision between vehicles occurred on Highway 101 in the area near mile marker 122 on Monday, just two miles north of Lincoln Beach.
The crash caused severe disruptions in traffic as the Oregon State Police closed off the highway to investigate.
Three people involved in the crash suffered fatal injuries and were all pronounced deceased at the scene.
The total number of people injured in the accident is unknown at this time.
We offer our condolences to the families of the three victims who lost their lives in this crash.
Car Accidents in Portland
A motor vehicle accident can immediately, severely, and indefinitely impact your life. People who are involved in crashes often suffer from severe physical injuries that hinder their mental and emotional health and well-being. Victims of vehicle collisions often struggle to move forward. Coping with the overwhelming impacts of crashes can seem like a never-ending struggle.
Regrettably, people who are hurt as a result of vehicle collisions are often forced to deal with overwhelming financial consequences as well. Having to spend tens of thousands of dollars to treat your injuries while not being able to work can seem impossible. Victims and their families often struggle in the aftermath of collisions.
When innocent motorists and passengers are hurt due to drivers who engage in negligent actions while behind the wheel, they are able to pursue a personal injury case to help get justice. This type of legal claim can provide you with an avenue to secure compensation that you can use to help cover medical expenses, the costs to replace or repair your vehicle, and more. A Portland car accident lawyer will be able to help you secure the compensation that you deserve and that you need after being harmed.
The full-service personal injury law firm of Kivel & Howard is dedicated to providing clients with comprehensive, effective, and timely legal services that they can depend on. Our team is fully committed to helping you achieve a favorable verdict for your personal injury case.
Our team will help you secure the money that you need to cover your losses, so you are able to focus on recovering from your painful physical and emotional injuries.
Our Portland personal injury lawyers will provide you with fearless representation that can help you secure compensation that can be used to help alleviate some of the stress associated with the recovery process. We are dedicated to helping you gain a piece of mind following your crash.
Feel free to reach out to our Oregon personal injury law firm by calling (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 today to schedule a free consultation.
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.