Portland, OR – Two Injured in Auto Wreck on Highway 26 at Stone Rd, near Multnomah-Clackamas County LineOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (August 30, 2022) – Authorities in the Portland area were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident involving a gasoline tanker truck that occurred early Monday morning. At around four a.m., on August 29, the Multnomah County Sheriff’s office responded to a crash that occurred on Highway 26.
Reports from authorities show that a pickup truck driver was traveling in the area of Highway 26 and Stone Road, near the Multnomah-Clackamas County line, when the vehicle became involved in a collision with a tanker truck.
The driver of the pickup truck suffered critical injuries and was rushed to an area hospital, where they underwent emergency treatment. The driver of the tanker truck also suffered injuries in the accident and had to be transported to a nearby hospital for medical care.
The cause of the crash is under investigation at this time.
We hope the victims injured as a result of this vehicle collision are able to recover fully.
Car Accidents in Oregon
After being severely injured in a motor vehicle accident, you may have many questions about how you are going to cover the cost of medical care. You may wonder how you are going to relieve the financial stress that your family is experiencing if you are unable to return to work due to your injuries. You should not have to worry about covering the cost of medical care that you need if the accident was caused by another person’s negligence.
Rather than trying to move forward from your accident alone, it is important that you reach out to a skilled Portland car accident lawyer right away. Having an experienced legal team by your side can help you get the money that you need to cover your damages and various other costs faced throughout the recovery process.
Our lawyers at Kivel & Howard will go above and beyond when it comes to helping you protect your legal rights after being injured in an accident. Our lawyers understand how complex and time-consuming it can be for victims to pursue personal injury claims following their accidents. For this reason, our lawyers will take the legal work off your shoulders and fight to get you fairly compensated.
At Kivel & Howard, we will negotiate with the involved parties to ensure you get the money that you need to cover your medical expenses and a variety of other costs and losses that you face as a result of your accident. Our lawyers will fight to ensure you are able to truly get justice after suffering debilitating injuries in a vehicle collision due to another person’s negligence.
Schedule a free consultation at our Oregon law firm to discuss your case and the legal options available to help you move forward. Our lawyers are available by calling (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 today to get started on your case.
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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.