Child Hit, Injured by Car in Reno
RENO, NV (February 13, 2020)— A boy dodged major injuries in Tuesday’s pedestrian accident on Sandpiper Drive near Cold Springs Drive.
According to deputies, the child was heading north on Sandpiper Drive when a vehicle struck him around 9 a.m. The driver remained at the scene of the crash and cooperated with police investigations.
Fortunately, the 8-year-old narrowly escaped major injuries. Emergency responders treated him at the scene of the crash near Cold Springs Drive.
However, the liabilities and circumstances of the pedestrian crash remain uncertain at this time. Witnesses at the scene where the boy was injured with insight should contact deputies.
The surrounding area on Sandpiper Drive was closed off for a brief time while crews worked on preliminary duties. However, the roadway has since reopened to traffic.
We can avoid serious car accidents by being more aware of our surroundings. Driving can be extremely dangerous, and we all take a risk every day when traveling. This is a reminder to keep your eyes on the road, put distractions away, and communicate with others by making eye contact. Accidents can be averted when we become more vigilant.
The personal injury attorneys at the Sweet Lawyers are dedicated to helping you move forward. If you’re experiencing loss of income or severe injuries due to a reckless traffic collision, call (800) 674 7852. We’re happy to help and relieve you from major financial pressure. Our team is vastly trained in car accidents, disability and wrongful death, as well. There’s still time to explore your options.