Person in Wheelchair Struck by Vehicle on South Virginia Street [Reno, NV]

Person in Wheelchair Struck by Vehicle on South Virginia Street [Reno, NV]
Person in Wheelchair Struck by Vehicle on South Virginia Street [Reno, NV]

A Person in Wheelchair Injured in an Accident on South Virginia Street Near Hubbard Way

Reno, NV (October 08, 2020) – On Thursday, a person in a wheelchair was injured after getting hit by a vehicle on South Virginia Street near Hubbard Way and the Peppermill.

Moreover, rescuers took the person to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

Additionally, Reno Police say, initial investigation shows that the person in the wheelchair is crossing against traffic lights when he was hit by a vehicle.

Furthermore, the driver of the vehicle did leave the scene and was cooperative with the investigators.

Consequently, 2 lanes were impassible due to the crash.

Lastly, authorities are asking for witnesses to call the Reno PD to help the investigation.

What You Can Do if You Find Yourself in a Crash

When driving behind the wheel, it is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. As a pedestrian, make yourself visible and always walk on the sidewalks. Obey traffic laws and be cautious of your surroundings.  Ultimately, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe on the road.

Thousands of people across Nevada suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year. Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident. Additionally, the most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.


If you are looking for reliable pedestrian-car accident attorneys, reach out to Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. Moreover, we know what it takes to win your case. Our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with cases including car accidents, wrongful death, personal injury, and disability. We will fight to help you achieve the justice and compensation that your family deserves. Call now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7854 to speak to an experienced legal professional in your area. You can reach us 24/7  by email, online chat, and text message.

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