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Las Vegas, NV – Pedestrian Fatally Injured in Crash on Spring Mountain Rd near Wynn Rd

July 24, 2021 | 3 min read

Las Vegas, NV (July 24, 2021) – A pedestrian accident reported in the Chinatown neighborhood on Sunday morning has claimed one person’s life. At approximately 6:31 a.m., on July 18, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a crash on Spring Mountain Road.

Reports from local authorities show that a pedestrian was traveling in the area of Spring Mountain Road when they were struck by a 2005 Toyota Highlander just east of Wynn Road. The pedestrian, a 72-year-old man, was rushed to UMC where he later died from his injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Nevada

Pedestrian crashes can have a life-changing impact on victims and their families. Unfortunately, these incidents claim the lives of countless victims in Las Vegas and throughout Clark County each year. People who are involved in pedestrian crashes are at an enormous disadvantage due to the fact that they are unprotected against the impact of vehicles, which often weigh several thousands of pounds.

When victims lose their lives in pedestrian crashes, surviving family members are often left to cover burial expenses, pay tens of thousands of dollars on funeral costs, and deal with lost wages, and the overwhelming mental and emotional pain and suffering they bring. After losing loved ones in traffic-related crashes caused by negligent drivers, families can benefit greatly by reaching out to a Nevada wrongful death attorney. In some cases, surviving relatives may have legal options available to help them hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions.

A responsive and competent legal team will advocate on your behalf to ensure you and your family are able to get the justice you deserve and hold negligent parties accountable for their actions. Our Nevada pedestrian accident attorney at Burg Simpson have extensive experience representing families across Cincinnati and throughout Hamilton County who have lost loved ones in crashes due to the negligence of motorists. We are committed to holding wrongdoers accountable for their actions and fighting to ensure our clients are able to deal with the financial burdens they face after experiencing the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. Our team strives to help our clients achieve the outcome they expect for their legal claims. We provide aggressive, trusted, and competent representation to ensure they are able to hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions and get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Our injury accident attorneys in Nevada can be reached at 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648. Call our team at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation to discuss the legal options available for you. Our Nevada personal injury law firm will fight to ensure your family gets the justice and the compensation you deserve after losing a loved one so you can move forward.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.