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At Least 5 Injured in Car Accident at Sportsman’s Warehouse [Carson City, NV]
Car Crashes Through Warehouse Store at Shopping Mall in Carson City
CARSON CITY, NV (January 15, 2021) – Late Friday morning, at least five people were injured in a car accident inside a Sportsman’s Warehouse at the Carson Mall.
Officers received reports of a Toyota Prius driving through the walls of a store inside the mall around 11:00 a.m. The Toyota drove through about 100 feet of the store and came to rest against the west door.
Due to the impact of the collision, two customers were taken to Reno Hospital by Care Flight. In addition, three were taken to Carson Tahoe Hospital for further treatment.
Investigators believe the male driver of the Toyota may have suffered a medical emergency prior to the crash. However, an investigation to determine further details remains ongoing.
The surrounding area was closed off for a brief time before reopening. Officers also say there was minimal damage to the store.
When behind the wheel of a vehicle, do your best to avoid distractions that cause dangerous collisions. Manage your speed and stay focused on the road for the safety of yourself and others around.
If you or someone you love has recently been injured in an accident, you can count on the attorneys at Steve Mehr. We have the expertise and years of experience to take care of your accident case. Let us help you achieve the justice and compensation that you deserve. Contact us today at 800-625-5052 for a free consultation over the phone. Above all, we are ready to answer any of your questions or concerns. In addition, if you would like more information regarding this accident, click here to request a police report.