Las Vegas News
A motor vehicle accident sadly claimed the life of a pedestrian Monday night, December 9, 2019.
As reported by News3LV.com, “the crash occurred around 8:15 p.m….Monday night just east of Craig Road and Rainbow Boulevard.”
According to the report, “a blue 2000 Chevrolet Blazer was heading east on Craig approaching Jadestone Avenue when it struck a man crossing the street.”
The pedestrian was taken to UMC where he later succumbed to his injuries according to the report.
The driver of the Chevrolet left the scene but later returned to the scene of the crash and “was booked on suspicion of failure to render aid.”
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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