Las Vegas, NV (August 11, 2020) – A deadly collision involving a pedestrian took place in downtown Las Vegas on Sunday, August 9, on the US-95 ramp for Martin Luther King Boulevard at around 9:45 p.m.
At this time, the factors contributing to the collision have not been made public. A pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle and sustained fatal injuries. Emergency responders and law enforcement officials were present at the scene to render aid to the injured party, but the pedestrian was pronounced dead. The identity of the deceased party has not been released.
No further details on the crash are currently available. The Nevada Highway Patrol is currently investigating the cause of the accident, and more details will be released as the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. There is nothing more devastating than the unexpected and sudden loss of a family member especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided.
Our local Nevada wrongful death attorney Richard Harris is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions surrounding the fatal accident that claimed the life of your loved one. Call 1-888-657-1460 right now to be connected with our Nevada wrongful death lawyer who will provide you with a free case evaluation, a complimentary copy of the police accident report, and will ensure that your legal rights are protected and asserted. Call us today.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents in Clark County
Pedestrians are much more vulnerable to suffering life-threatening injuries in the event of a collision involving a motor vehicle. From 2008 to 2017, there were 601 pedestrians who were struck and killed across Nevada. The vast majority of these deadly pedestrian crashes that happen across the state take place in Clark County. An average of 60 people are killed annually in pedestrian crashes across Nevada, ranking the state 11th in the nation for pedestrian fatalities. Surviving family members should contact a qualified Las Vegas pedestrian crash attorney in order to pursue a wrongful death claim after losing a loved one.
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When we lose a loved one in a careless, reckless, or negligent accident that could have been prevented, it may feel like no amount of compensation could make us feel complete again. Filing a wrongful death lawsuit against the responsible parties can ensure that you are able to cope with the loss of your family.
If you recently lost a loved one in a preventable accident, call to speak with our Nevada wrongful death lawyer, Richard Harris, as soon as possible to protect your rights and get justice for your deceased family member. If you believe your loved one’s fatal accident was caused by another driver’s careless, reckless, negligent, or intentional actions of another, you need legal guidance. We can help you. To speak to Nevada wrongful death lawyer, Richard Harris, call 1-888-657-1460 today.
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