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Gresham, OR — Two Cars Collide on SE 162 and Main, Injuries Sustained

Gresham, OR — Two Cars Collide on SE 162 and Main, Injuries Sustained

Gresham, OR (August, 4) — On Wednesday, August 3rd, at approximately 2:00 p.m., a crash with injuries was reported at SE 162 and Main in Gresham.

While the extent of injuries suffered is unclear, reports state that two ambulances were dispatched to the scene. It has also been reported that one of the victims had to be extricated from their vehicle. 

Authorities are still investigating this incident, and at this time names of the victims are still unavailable. 

Our hearts go out to the victims and their families, and we wish them all the best of luck in recovering from this unfortunate accident.

Auto Accidents in Oregon

Oregon is known for being one of the most accommodating states when it comes to filing personal injury claims. This is a good thing because auto accidents can happen to anybody, and dealing with the aftermath of an injury can be incredibly burdensome. 

Because many victims of auto accident injuries were not actually at fault for the collision, the statistics are only made even more glaring. Every year in Oregon there are approximately 31,000 people who will suffer such injuries in auto accidents.

Reckless and irresponsible driving is one of the most significant causes of auto accidents in the state of Oregon. Speeding, distracted driving, and driving under the influence are all common factors in the anatomy of an auto accident. However, in the state of Oregon, it is still possible to receive compensation even if you are partially at fault. Consulting with an experienced Oregon auto accident lawyer can help you make sense of this whole process.

Injuries can have very serious consequences. Not only do victims have to live with the physical pain, but they can also become financially burdened. Hospital visits, doctor check-ups, physical therapy, and other such activities can rack up a huge bill. Another financial issue is missing work, and therefore missing wages. Hiring a lawyer to negotiate with insurance companies and the courts can take a big weight off your shoulders and ease your financial stresses.

It is of the utmost importance for victims of auto accidents to remember that there is always a way forward. A serious injury does not have to dictate your future. Seeking financial compensation at the behest of a personal injury attorney can open up many doors for you. 

Here at Johnson & Taylor, we believe strongly that every auto accident victim has a path to both physical and financial recovery. We know from years of experience, just how trying these times in life can be for somebody who is coping with a serious injury.

Dealing with insurance companies and courts alone is not advised. That is why we offer free consultations, so that you may have your case assessed without taking any financial risk. A consultation with a personal injury attorney can provide you with many options on how to proceed onward with your life.

We realize that during a time like this, you are likely busy and tired, that is another reason why we offer free consultations. We believe that victims should be able to focus on healing and resting, while we do all the tedious work. Contact us today through the link on our website or by calling (503) 990-6641. Schedule an appointment at your earliest convenience, we are here to assist you in your time of need.

Note:  Our team of writers utilizes secondary sources when creating these accident news posts. These sources include local and state police incident reports, news media outlets, social media posts, and at times, eyewitness accounts about accidents in and around Salem, Oregon. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident. If you locate something incorrect in our post, please get in touch with Johnson & Taylor right away so that we can correct the post with the updated information. We will take this post down if requested.

Disclaimer: The photo used in this post was not taken at this accident scene. This is not a solicitation for business.  None of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice.