Nevada Personal Injury Lawyers Representing Accident Victims in Fort McDermitt
The census-designated place of Fort McDermitt is a former mining community located in Humboldt County, Nevada. It was named after a military commander Lt. Col. Charles McDermit who was killed in an ambush in the late 1800s. Occupying a total land area of 17.9 square miles, Fort McDermitt is near the cities of McDermitt, Orovada, Paradise Valley, Denio, Summit Lake, Golconda, and Winnemucca. Its most notable location is the Fort McDermitt Ranch headquarters.
In 2010, census data shows that Fort McDermitt had an estimated population of 341 people, 56.2% of whom were males. The median resident age was 33.6 years with approximately 30% of the residents being under the age of 18. There were 125 households and the average household size was 3.2 people. The median household income was $53,248. 51.1% of the population were never married, 28.2% were married, and 10.5% were divorced. 91.8% of its residents were of American Indian descent and only 1.7% of the population were born abroad.
This former mining, ranching, and farming community is now focused on service industries such as in public administration, transportation, health care, and in arts, entertainment, and recreation. The unemployment rate in 2013 was 5.9%, significantly lower than the Nevada state unemployment rate. Majority of the residents who work here are employed in the private sector. 60% of the workers in Fort McDermitt drive their own cars to work while 24.1% went to work by carpool. The average travel time to work is between 5 to 14 minutes.
Car and truck accidents
The State Route 95 runs through Fort McDermitt and has been an accident site of car and truck crashes. Motor vehicle accidents can cause serious physical injuries such as head and brain injury, spinal cord injury, fractures, and deep tissue injuries, in addition to property damage. If you or a loved one is involved in an auto or truck accident in Fort McDermitt, you may be entitled to compensation.
In Fort McDermitt and other locations in Nevada, the law firm of Bertoldo, Baker, Carter & Smith have years of experience in car and truck accidents, and can help Fort McDermitt residents obtain the fair value of compensation that they deserve. We handle a wide range of personal injury cases such as amputation injury, burn injury, DUI related accidents, fire accidents, toxic chemicals, medical malpractice, unsafe environments, and workplace injuries.
We offer a free initial consultation where we can assess your situation. Call us today at 702-228-2600.
Directions to Las Vegas Personal Injury Attorneys from Fort McDermitt, NV
These directions are from Google Maps starting from:
Fort McDermitt, NV
Total Est. Time: 8 hr 8 mins
Total Est. Distance: 535 mi
- Head northeast toward US-95 N
- Turn right onto US-95 S
- Turn left onto NV-795 E/Rhinehart St
- Turn right onto E 2nd St
- Sharp left to merge onto I-80 E
- Take exit 231 for Nevada 305 toward Downtown/Battle Mountain
- Turn right onto NV-305 S/S Broad St
- Turn left onto US-50 E
- Turn right onto NV-376 S
- Slight right toward US-6 W
- Merge onto US-6 W
- Turn left onto US-95 S/Erie St/Rte 95 S
- Turn left onto US-95 S/S 2nd St/Rte 95 S
- Take exit 81 for Rainbow Blvd
- Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Rainbow Boulevard S and merge onto N Rainbow Blvd
- Merge onto N Rainbow Blvd
- Turn right onto W Sahara Ave
- Destination will be on the right
We are located at:
7408 West Sahara Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada 89117