1 Hospitalized after Las Vegas Auto Accident on Charleston Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (June 30, 2020) – Sunday morning, a person sustained injuries in a motorcycle accident on Charleston Boulevard.
The crash, between a motorcycle and an SUV, occurred on Charleston Boulevard and Desert Foothills Drive.
At this time, the police haven’t disclosed the events leading up to the incident. However, a video revealed that the crash led both vehicles to catch on fire.
Responders transported the motorcyclist to the hospital with “apparent moderate injuries.”
Moreover, the police closed the intersection while the LVMPD Traffic Bureau worked at the scene.
Furthermore, the officials advised motorists to avoid the area for the next few hours.
When driving, it’s important to follow the posted speed limit and to yield to other drivers during uncertain situations.
We may not always know what other drivers are thinking. Even so, if we approach situations with care, we’ll have a likelier chance of averting a collision.
Nevada Motorcycle Accidents
NHTSA estimates that helmets saved the lives of 1,872 motorcyclists in 2017. Helmets are estimated to be 37% effective in preventing fatal injuries to motorcycle riders and 41% for motorcycle passengers.
If you’re a motorist, involvement in an accident can be stressful. Thus, having legal representation can help you attain compensation on medical bills, loss of earnings, future medicals, pain and suffering, and more.
“We can secure evidence in your favor. Also, we will request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference,” explains Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Suffering injuries in a motorcycle accident due to negligent or irresponsible driving is a heavy load. If you have been injured in an accident, you need a lawyer that you can trust. At Sweet Lawyers, you can focus on your recovery, while we work to get you the justice that you deserve. Insurance companies will try to make your case go away with a small amount of compensation, but we are ready to fight back. Each of our clients gets our full resources until we’ve gotten you proper compensation for your losses. Above all, we have the skills and resources to advocate for you. Call us for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.