Las Vegas News
A pedestrian accident involving a bus injured two pedestrians Tuesday morning, August 20, 2019.
As reported by ReviewJournal.com, “[t]he crash near 3475 Las Vegas Blvd. South occurred just before 6:35 a.m.”
Two pedestrians were injured and both people were taken to a hospital.
One victim was reported in critical condition and the other had non life-threatening injuries.
WPRI.com is reporting, “Philip Reis, 32, was crossing the street with another man – Robert Baxter, 59, of Burnaby, British Columbia – in a marked crosswalk near the Mirage hotel when they were both hit by the bus.”
The investigation is ongoing.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, and dependent on who is at fault, Philip Reis and Robert Baxter 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 and pedestrian claims, and the legal team at the firm suggests that Philip Reis and Robert Baxter 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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