Reno, NV – Motorcyclist Hurt in Wreck on S Virginia St near Holcomb Ranch Lane

Reno, NV - Motorcyclist Hurt in Wreck on S Virginia St ner Holcomb Ranch Lane

Reno, NV (May 15, 2024) – A motorcyclist was sent to the hospital with severe injuries after a traffic accident involving another vehicle on May 11. At approximately 6:15 p.m., emergency responders were sent to the scene of the accident on South Virginia Street and Holcomb Ranch Lane. The Reno Police Department and the Reno Fire Department both responded to the scene. Reports show that a motorcyclist suffered critical injuries in the crash. The name of the injured victim has not currently been reported. Police in Reno continue to investigate. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victim.                                                                                                                                                                      

Nevada Motorcycle Accidents

Reno, NV - Motorcyclist Hurt in Wreck on S Virginia St ner Holcomb Ranch Lane In 2020, over 2,000 motorcycle crashes happened in Nevada. Of these wrecks, approximately 80 individuals lost their lives and more than 1,700 were injured. these numbers represent a decrease in crashes from the previous year, however, they also represent an increase in fatalities. Some of the most common reasons for motorcycle collisions include speeding, distraction, and failing to yield the right of way. Negligent driving has become the main contributor to crashes among American drivers, causing millions of accidents per year that end in injuries or death. In fact, of the 6 million reported traffic collisions that happen across the nation yearly, more than 90% are caused by negligence, according to information from the National Highway Traffic Safety Association.

Both drivers and motorcyclists need to stay aware, awake, sober, and alert while operating their vehicles. This can easily help prevent collisions that end in injuries and fatalities. When you or a loved one suffers injuries in a collision caused by a negligent driver, you should not have to wonder how you are going to financially recover.  A personal injury lawyer can help you get the financial compensation you need to cover the expenses and losses that stem from your accident, including lost wages, vehicle repairs, medical bills, and even intangible damages like pain, suffering, loss of life enjoyment, emotional damage, and more.

Sadly, around 6% of motorcycle wrecks that happen in the United States end in fatalities for the motorcyclist. If you have recently been injured in a traffic collision caused by negligent driving, a specialized lawyer in Reno can help you get the financial compensation you need to cover medical costs and more. 

At Simon Law, we firmly believe that bikers have every right to ride, and are committed to fighting to uphold your rights in the event of an accident. When you don’t have to worry about money, you may be able to focus on your health and well-being, and that of your family members. You can reach our office by calling (702) 364-1650 to learn more.

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