Reno Hit-and-Run Accident Injures People
Reno, NV (June 15, 2021) – On Monday, two were injured in Kietzke Lane hit-and-run crash.
The accident happened at around 1:15 a.m. at the Vassar Street intersection.
Authorities said a pickup struck an SUV, sending the SUV into the parking lot of Carl’s Jr.
Rescuers had to cut two people in the SUV of the vehicle.
A woman in the SUV sustained life-threatening injuries. The man in the vehicle is expected to survive.
Meanwhile, the pickup driver ran from the scene after the incident.
Furthermore, authorities said speed appears to be a factor in the crash.
Please call Secret Witness at 322-4900 if you have details about this crash.
Since you cannot read the intention of the driver in front of you, don’t tailgate. Make it your practice to always maintain some distance between your vehicle and the one ahead in order to give yourself enough response time should the vehicle ahead make a sudden turn or stop.
Prevention Is Always Better Than Cure
While driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives, it is one of the most dangerous activities performed daily. That is because auto accidents are a major public health threat. Traffic accidents are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
That is why it is indeed crucial that everyone drives defensively in order to avoid traffic accidents as much as possible.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving:
-First, always drive at a controllable speed.
-Then, it is also important not to assume you know the other driver’s intention.
– Also, be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
– This one, we should never neglect. Yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
– Most importantly, stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
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