Elko, NV – One Killed, Nine Hurt in Wreck on Hwy 93 near Milepost 14

Elko, NV - One Killed, Nine Hurt in Wreck on Hwy 93 near Milepost 14

Elko, NV (May 29, 2024) – One person lost their life after a three-vehicle accident that happened in Elko County. Information provided by the Nevada Highway Patrol shows that the accident happened on Saturday, May 25, at around 11:45 p.m. Reports show a black Ford Expedition was headed south on Highway 93 while a silver Volkswagen Jetta and a red Ford Explorer were headed north. For unknown reasons, the Expedition drove over the center line and collided with the Expedition. A passenger present in the Jetta lost their life due to injuries they sustained in the crash. Their identity has not been reported at this time. Nine other victims were transported to hospitals in Utah and Nevada for treatment. Police in Elko continue to investigate. 

We want to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim.

Nevada Traffic Collisions

Elko, NV - One Killed, Nine Hurt in Wreck on Hwy 93 near Milepost 14Traffic accidents happen in the state of Nevada all the time. Thousands of accidents are reported throughout the state that cause injuries and fatalities daily. The negligent actions of drivers often cause these wrecks. In fact, throughout the United States, negligent driving has become the main cause of the majority of auto accidents reported in the United States. Auto collisions are one of the top reasons individuals lose their lives and sustain injuries in the US. Each year, more than 6 million accidents happen that injure around 3 million and end the lives of approximately 40,000. 

In Nevada alone, over 60,000 car crashes are reported annually. Tens of thousands of people are hurt in these crashes per year and hundreds of people lose their lives. Sadly, most people who are injured in car crashes have to spend a lot of time in the hospital recovering, unable to go to work or see their family members. This can be overwhelming and stressful. On top of the pain from serious injuries and the anxiety from attempting to recover from them, the financial aspect of suffering serious injuries in an accident can also be difficult to deal with. 

Working with a skilled car crash lawyer in Elko can help you or someone you love recover from a severe accident in many different ways. You may be suffering emotionally, physically, and financially after you were hurt in a collision. Calling a personal injury lawyer may be in your best interest if you think the crash was not your fault. You may be eligible to gather compensation for the losses and damages that resulted from your accident when you file a personal injury claim. 

If you have recently lost someone you love due to the negligent actions of another driver, you may be eligible to file a wrongful death claim for compensation. Compensation can help you pay for funeral costs and more.

Call the Simon Law Firm as soon as you can at 702-364-1650 to learn about how our firm can help you get the financial compensation you need to recover. We do not charge up-front fees and we only get paid if you do, so do not hesitate to contact us as soon as you can to learn more.  

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