Pedestrian Charles Williamson Killed in Las Vegas Accident
Las Vegas, NV (January 25, 2023) – On Tuesday night, Michael Florio, 37, a department of corrections officer, was involved in a North Martin Luther King Boulevard fatal accident that left Charles Williamson dead.
According to the authorities, the collision happened at about 8:38 p.m. south of Balzar Avenue.
Police stated that evidence at the scene and statements from witnesses indicated that a 2018 Chevrolet Colorado driven by Michael Florio was southbound on North Martin Luther King Boulevard wherein a pedestrian was walking on the east side of the street.
The male pedestrian, 35, stepped onto the roadway to cross to the west side street outside of a marked crosswalk and walked into the path of the Chevrolet.
Unfortunately, the vehicle struck the pedestrian, later identified as Mr. Williamson.
Immediately, the paramedics rushed to the scene and took the man to University Medical Center (UMC) Trauma, where he died shortly after arrival.
Moreover, officers said that because Michael Florio is employed with the department as a corrections officer, Nevada State Police will lead the investigation on the accident south of Balzar Avenue.
Sweet Lawyers express our sympathies to the family and friends of Charles Williamson. Our hearts are with you through these difficult times.
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