Waldport, OR (March 20, 2022) – Officials in Waldport responded to the scene of a car accident with injuries on Saturday, March 19th. The accident was first reported around 7:00 p.m. on US Highway 101 near the intersection with Range Drive.
According to witnesses, multiple vehicles were involved in the collision. There is no information at this on the cause of the crash. Several ambulances and rescue vehicles were at the accident scene providing medical aid to the injured victims. There is no update on the conditions of the victims. The road was partially blocked while authorities worked at the scene. Drivers in the area were asked to avoid the scene and to find alternate routes of travel.
There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed at this time. No additional information is available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this car accident in Waldport. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Oregon
A car accident in Oregon can take place very suddenly and unexpectedly. According to statistics published by the Oregon Department of Transportation, there are approximately 50,000 car accidents that take place on our state’s roadways each year. Most crashes result from the negligence of at least one motorist. Some common causes of car accidents in our state include speeding, reckless driving, impairment, and distraction. Police must carefully investigate every accident in order to determine the cause.
If you or a loved one have been affected by a car accident, you should know your legal rights. While the crash can be an inconvenience and can cause you to suffer serious physical and financial hardship, there is help available. Oregon law allows victims who were injured in an accident to recover damages when the other driver was at least partially at fault for the collision. In order to determine your rights, it is important to speak with a skilled and experienced attorney.
Waldport Car Accident Attorneys
At Johnson & Taylor, we know what you are going through in the aftermath of a car accident. Our team brings decades of experience helping injured crash victims and their families receive the recoveries that they deserve. We know how to deal with complex and difficult situations and will help you move forward when you have been injured because of someone else’s carelessness. Our firm takes pride in assisting innocent crash victims. We will not back down from a challenge and will ensure that your interests are protected every step of the way.
After a crash, it is important not to delay. You should seek legal help right away so as not to jeopardize your case. We are here for you at any time. Our Waldport car accident lawyers can assist you along your road to recovery. Our team always provides a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. To schedule your appointment with one of our lawyers, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call at (503) 990-6641.
Note: Our team of writers utilize 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 contact Johnson & Taylor right away so that we can correct the post with the updated information. We will take this post down if requested.
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