1 Dead in Las Vegas Vehicle Incident on Interstate 215 near Decatur Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (March 11, 2021) – On Tuesday night, a driver died in a hit-and-run crash on Interstate 215 near Decatur Boulevard in Las Vegas.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 7:47 p.m. As a westbound white box van traveled on Interstate 215 approaching Jones, it veered towards the right shoulder lane.
Then, it struck a tow truck and the driver that was working in the area.
Furthermore, responders transported the tow truck driver to UMC Trauma ,
Medical personnel later pronounced him dead.
Also, police said the suspect vehicle is best described as a white box van, possibly a Ford. Also, it sustained front-end damage in the crash, NHP Trooper Travis Smacka said.
Moreover, the crash caused major traffic back up. Authorities asked everyone to avoid the area.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the victim.
Tragic Auto Accidents in Nevada
Each year, around 20-50 million people are injured or become disabled due to an auto crash. The numbers are significantly higher for fatalities caused by a vehicle accident.
Grieving and handling legal claims definitely don’t go hand in hand. That is why hiring an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind that you have a fighter in your corner. Also, someone will be there to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says “The aftermath of unexpected accidents can make everything difficult for a family. The last thing most families want to tend to is paperwork, questions from insurance carriers or defense lawyers, and obtaining police reports. Having legal representation in the wake of a tragedy will provide your family with the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one.”
If you or a loved one was involved in a serious traffic accident, call us. Sweet Lawyers has over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your wrongful death, auto accident, personal injury, and disability case. We promise to fight, day and night, to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional in your area.