2 Dead in Las Vegas Bicycle Crash on Hollywood Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (October 27, 2020) – Sunday morning, a female bicyclist and a man died in an accident on Hollywood Boulevard.
The incident happened around 7:25 a.m. on Hollywood Boulevard.
According to some witnesses, several vehicles drove recklessly. Moreover, a passenger in one of them leaned out the minivan’s window. Then, he attempted to hit two pedestrians on the sidewalk. However, he was unsuccessful. Then, he slapped a bicyclist in the bike lane.
Due to this, the bicycle rider fell to the ground. Then, the passenger also fell from the minivan’s window and hit his head on a light post.
The authorities said that the vehicle driver didn’t stop. Furthermore, the authorities declared the bicyclist and passenger dead at the scene.
According to authorities, the bicyclist was a woman in her 50s. Meanwhile, the passenger was about 20-year-old.
The authorities are still looking for the van driver.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
What Wrongful Death Attorneys Can Do
The Association of Safe International Road Travel reports that road traffic injuries are the leading cause of death in the U.S. for people aged 1-54.
While assigning blame feels trivial in a time of a devastating loss, the family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in their most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you need assistance, call our wrongful death attorneys today.