Las Vegas News
A motor vehicle accident sadly claimed the life of a pedestrian late Monday night, December 9, 2019.
As reported by News3LV.com, “[t]he crash was reported just before 10:50 p.m. on Desert Inn Road near Eastern Avenue.”
According to the report, “the woman and another pedestrian were running north across Desert Inn Road…[a] 2001 Volkswagen Passat was heading west on Desert Inn and hit the woman after swerving to miss the other pedestrian.”
The pedestrian was taken to Sunrise Hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries according to the media report.
The accident remains under investigation.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the family of the pedestrian may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle and pedestrian claims, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of the pedestrian should retain a law firm without delay to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation and the preservation of any and all evidence. Photographs of the roadways and vehicles involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties, if any exists, will need to be performed immediately before this evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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