Las Vegas News
A motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle Tuesday morning, April 14, 2020, caused fatal injuries a week after the accident.
As reported by New3LV.com, “[t]he crash was reported just before 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14, at Warm Springs and Cimarron roads…a 2017 Yamaha YZF-R3 was heading west on Warm Springs approaching Cimarron when it hit a 2012 Hyundai Sonata that was turning left into its path.”
According to the report, “[t]he rider of the Yamaha, identified by police as 22-year-old Demetrious Murphy, was taken to St. Rose Dominican San Martin Hospital for treatment. LVMPD says it’s fatal detail team learned Tuesday, April 21, that Murphy died from his 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 family of Demetrious Murphy 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 motorcycle claims, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of Demetrious Murphy 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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