Gabriel Mesa Killed, One Woman Injured in a Fatal Car Accident near Durango Drive and Twain Avenue
Las Vegas, NV (March 9, 2020) – On the evening of March 7, Gabriel Mesa was killed in a pedestrian accident near Durango Drive, while another woman suffered from injuries.
Las Vegas Police said they arrived at the crash scene just after 10:25 p.m after receiving the report.
Reports said that Gabriel Mesa and the 37-year-old female pedestrian were crossing Durango Drive outside of any marked crosswalk, stepping into the path of a 2018 Dodge Ram pickup that simultaneously travelled northbound.
The Dodge Ram struck Mesa and threw him into the desert area by the road. As a result, he died of blunt force trauma.
Authorities pronounced Gabriel Mesa dead at the scene. More so, his manner of death was listed as an accident.
On the other hand, the female pedestrian narrowly escaped death, as the vehicle also hit her, by the left-side mirror of the pickup, and threw her into the roadway.
Emergency personnel took her to the University Medical center for treatment. They reported that she sustained minor injuries.
Meanwhile, the 60-year old driver remained at the crash scene and did not show signs of impairment.
Furthermore, the identity of the injured pedestrian and the driver remains unreleased.
Our hearts are with the grieving family and friends of Gabriel Mesa during this mournful and trying time. We at Sweet lawyers wish the whole family finds solace and strength within each other.
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