For many reasons, larger vehicles have been selling well in the United States for the past 20 years. One of those reasons is that these vehicles obviously make it easier to travel in large groups, but unfortunately many of these models are also prone to rollover crashes when something goes wrong. Tragically, that appears to be what occurred on Christmas Eve when one person was killed and seven others were injured in a Nevada rollover accident.
According to the authorities, this fatal Nevada rollover accident occurred on Saturday morning at 8:15 a.m. The driver of a Honda van was moving in a southbound direction on U. S. Highway 95. As the vehicle approached State Route 267, the driver of the van allowed the vehicle to drift to the right and to enter the gravel shoulder. The van rolled over as a result, and one person was ejected. That person was killed and seven others were injured.
First and foremost, we’d like to offer our most sincere condolences to the family and friends of the woman who was killed in this Nevada rollover accident. We also hope that the people who were injured in this crash are able to survive the harm they have suffered. In addition, this crash will now become part of the overall statistics regarding Nevada car accidents. Every year, nearly 400 people are killed and thousands more are injured in these collisions.
Clearly, much more information would be necessary in order to understand what could have gone wrong prior to this fatal Nevada rollover accident. However, it seems possible that there could be Nevada personal injury lawsuits filed against the driver if he or she caused the crash. If these claims prove to be successful, they could lead to damages awards that compensate the plaintiffs for their losses.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a crash, you need to seek the help of Nevada personal injury lawyers who have been fighting for the rights of clients for many years. Contact the Sam Harding Law Firm today to schedule a free initial consultation.