Las Vegas News
A motor vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon, May 13, 2020, claimed the life of one person and left two others injured.
As reported by News3LV.com, “police…responded to reports of a crash at around 3:19 p.m. on Azure Avenue and Statz Street, near Losse Road and Centennial Parkway.”
According to the report, “a Ford Mustang was traveling at a high rate of speed before struck a Toyota Tacoma. Investigators believed the Mustang was going 80 to 90 miles-per-hour in a 25 miles-per-hour zone.”
KTNV.com is reporting, “[t]he Mustang then hit a light pole, and a 23-year-old passenger was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene…the driver of the truck was in their 50s and the 21-year-old Mustang driver were both treated for non-life threatening injuries.”
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and dependent upon a finding of fault, the deceased victim’s family may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss. In addition, the injured victim may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their injuries. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle claims, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the deceased victim’s family and any injured victims 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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