Sparks Police Investigates Injury Accident on Prater Way
Sparks, NV (June 23, 2023) On Thursday afternoon, a traffic crash on Pyramid Way and Prater Way resulted in injury.
According to the Sparks Police Department (SPD), the injury accident caused traffic to be shut down on Pyramid Way and Prater Way.
Authorities say that injuries were reported and Sparks Police and Fire responded to the scene.
Officials are investigating the traffic crash and have not released further information at this time.
Preventive Steps to Avoid Road Accidents
Always make it a point to check your vehicle before you leave.
Start by inspecting your vehicle’s headlights and turn signals. Be sure that both front and rear headlamps are working properly and visible enough a couple of yards away.
Also, take a reading of your tire pressure and make sure you maintain the recommended maximum. While at it, take a peek under your vehicle and ensure there are no loose objects or leaks.
Most importantly, stay focused while on the road. Remove all distractions that could cause accidents such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Traffic Crash Results in Injuries
A personal injury occurs when a person suffers any kind of physical, emotional, or psychological injury. The term “personal injury” covers a wide range of cases that occur from car accidents just like what happened in the injury accident on Prater Way, assaults, slip and fall accidents, injuries from defective products or machinery, and some more cases.
When the involved individual/ suspect failed to meet their duty of care, unexpected and unnecessary personal injuries can take place.
Damages from a personal injury lawsuit range from emotional trauma, physical and mental disability, pain and suffering, disfigurement, bodily injuries, and a range of financial losses.
Consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer at Sweet Lawyers if you suffered injuries due to someone else’s negligence.