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Las Vegas, NV – One Killed, Seven Injured in Crash on S Pecos Rd near Hacienda Ave

By Legal News
August 2, 2021
4 min read
Las Vegas, NV – One Killed, Seven Injured in Crash on S Pecos Rd near Hacienda Ave

Las Vegas, NV (August 2, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Las Vegas area claimed one person’s life while leaving several others injured on Sunday afternoon. On August 1, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department was notified that a crash occurred on South Pecos Road.

Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision between six vehicles blocked the 5200 block of South Pecos Road in the area of Hacienda Avenue. The incident caused moderate delays in the area as crews closed off the roadway to investigate.

One person involved in the accident was fatally injured. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Seven others were transported to area hospitals for the treatment of injuries. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

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 Car Accidents in Nevada

Every year, thousands of people are injured in life-altering automobile collisions across the state of Nevada. These accidents often force people into area hospitals for emergency medical attention. Although there are many treatment options available for victims, there is never a guarantee that victims will completely recover. Regrettably, hundreds of victims end up passing away from their injuries. Not only are families overcome by emotional pain and suffering, but they are often forced to spend thousands of dollars on funeral arrangements and other costs. Though there have been endless measures taken to incorporate and improve safety features in vehicles, there is no way to guarantee the safety of vehicle occupants involved in collisions. We continue to see people lose their lives from collisions at an alarming rate.

When victims lose their lives in accidents, due to the negligence of other drivers, their families should seek legal guidance from a competent wrongful death attorney in Nevada as soon as possible. Families may be entitled to compensation to help cover funeral arrangements, lost earnings, and various other damages they face. A competent legal team can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to recover.

Burg Simpson’s injury accident attorneys in Nevada have over 40-years of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones in auto collisions throughout the state. We are committed to helping change peoples’ lives for the better by providing aggressive and effective legal representation to them after enduring a tragic loss. Our team takes great pride in serving grieving families to help them hold negligent parties accountable for their actions. If your loved one lost their life in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our attorneys in Nevada at 800-370-3970 or 702-553-1648 to see how we can help you. By scheduling a free consultation at your earliest convenience, we can discuss the circumstances of your loved one’s accident to help you get the justice and compensation you rightfully deserve.

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.

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