NHP Investigates Fatal Bus Accident at Spooner Summit
Las Vegas, NV (July 19, 2023) On Tuesday afternoon, a tragic 2-vehicle crash on US 50 West left 1 adult dead and another with serious injuries.
According to Nevada State Police – Highway Patrol Division (NHP), that the bus accident happened around 1:43 p.m. on Highway 50 West at the top of Spooner Summit.
Reports say that the collision involved an airport shuttle bus and another vehicle. Authorities say that at least 1 adult was pronounced dead at the scene and an adult suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries. Medics transported the injured adult to a hospital.
Additionally, officials say multiple people suffered minor injuries, but none required hospitalization.
NHP is investigating the fatal bus accident and has not yet provided additional details at this time.
Sweet Lawyers extends our deepest condolences to the bereaved family of the person who died in the 2-vehicle crash on US 50 West. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish the injured parties a quick and full recovery.
The Aftermath of a Fatal Vehicle Collision
It is normal for someone to feel devastated when an unexpected tragedy like the 2-vehicle crash on US 50 West. That is why it is important to know that we may recover damages through a legal claim if in case we get involved in a traffic accident.
Moreover, a legal claim allows families to hold parties liable for the irrevocable damages they have caused. It is a civil action brought forth by relatives of a victim whose death or injuries was caused by another person’s negligence.
One of its benefits is that it alleviates most or all of the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
Meanwhile, are you aware that nearly 1.25 million people die in traffic accidents every year?
That means, on average, road accidents cause 3,287 fatalities per day. With such figures, road accidents are the leading cause of death in the U.S. for people aged 1-54.
Legal Help Is Needed
We encourage you to speak with Sweet Lawyers following a traffic collision.
Our lawyers will serve as your legal representation. They will work to prove what you are owed in the wake of a family member’s death.