Children Hospitalized in Washoe City Collision
Washoe City, NV (September 19, 2023) – On Monday evening, two adults and two children were injured following a vehicle collision on Eastlake Boulevard.
The 2-vehicle crash unfolded past 5 p.m. in the area of Cottontail Lane.
The two adults and two children in one car were transported to the hospital.
Moreover, the driver of the other vehicle who was the only occupant did not sustain injuries and remained on scene.
WCSO suspects that distracted driving in the vehicle with multiple occupants may have caused the collision.
Follow Traffic Rules
It is always necessary to follow all driving laws and road conditions. If you see any vehicle or driver that looks dangerous, keep your distance. If you see a vehicle weaving in and out of the lanes, move over a few lanes and get out of their way.
Drive defensively to ensure the safety of surrounding vehicles, drivers, and pedestrians.
Officers Investigate Traffic Collision on Eastlake Boulevard
Indeed, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives. It is one of the most dangerous activities we do daily. Consequently, as common as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a traffic crash like the auto-pedestrian accident on Atascocita Road.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Additionally, it is crucial to remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a traffic accident.
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 the injured party. A lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
“Furthermore, we have the ability to secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference”
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers and talk to our legal experts. A lawyer will exhaust every avenue to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain essential data to help your case.