1 Dead and 1 Hurt in Spring Valley Crash on South Decatur Boulevard and West Twain Avenue
SPRING VALLEY, NV (March 14, 2021) – Saturday night, a person died in a multi-vehicle accident on South Decatur Boulevard and West Twain Avenue.
The crash involving a suspected impaired driver happened at 5:53 p.m. Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Ken Nogle said that it occurred on South Decatur Boulevard and West Twain Avenue.
According to investigators, a Toyota Scion driver sideswiped a Hyundai SUV. Then, it veered into oncoming traffic and collided head-on into a Chevrolet Camaro, Nogle added.
“It is unknown if he had a medical episode, but he did have serious injuries as a result of the accident,” Nogle stated.
As a result, the Scion driver succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. Meanwhile, the Camaro’s female driver sustained nonlife-threatening injuries.
Also, authorities suspect that Hyundai’s male driver was impaired. However, the police haven’t finished the sobriety tests by 8:00 p.m.
The incident led to the closure of the intersection.
Next Steps Following a Crash on South Decatur Boulevard
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, everyone must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
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Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
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