One Hospitalized after Highland Ranch Parkway Head-On Crash in Sparks
Sparks, NV (September 4, 2020) – Thursday afternoon, one person sustained injuries in a head-on crash on Highland Ranch Parkway.
The incident happened on Thursday, September 3.
Truckee Meadows Fire & Rescue reported one person had to be extricated, and one was taken to the hospital for immediate aide.
Moreover, the road between Apple Blossom Drive and Midnight Drive was temporarily closed. It has since reopened after the investigation.
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year. In 2017, 485,866 accidents were reported solely in the state of California. It is therefore important to follow all the traffic laws to avoid these types of accidents.
Safety Driving Tips
Above all, drive responsibly. However, if you see yourself unfit to drive, use a ride share appinstead.
What to do after an accident
Hiring a Personal Attorney
The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation spearheaded by an experienced lawyer fighting on behalf of a party. Oftentimes, injuries are not reported until it is too late.
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