Police Searching Suspect in Auto-Pedestrian Accident on S Torrey Pines Drive
Las Vegas, NV (June 24, 2023) On Wednesday evening, a pedestrian suffered injuries after a hit-and-run crash on Candleberry Road, near Rainbow Boulevard.
According to the LVMPD, the auto-pedestrian accident happened at about 9 p.m. at the intersection of South Torrey Pines Drive and Candleberry Road.
Reports say that a 2011-2014 Chrysler 200 hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene afterward. Officials say that the vehicle will have noticeable front-end damage to the lower grill, hood, and/or windshield.
Medics rushed the pedestrian to a hospital, officials say that the pedestrian is in critical condition.
Authorities are actively seeking the suspect driver and vehicle, who remains at large.
Collisions Could Happen Any Minute
Traffic safety continues to be a life-and-death matter. As a matter of fact, a person dies in a vehicle accident every couple of hours.
Driving your children to school, going to the market, or driving to fill up on gas should not be a life-and-death matter. Even so, the likelihood of car accidents continues to rise.
Moreover, preventing traffic incidents like the hit-and-run crash on Candleberry Road is a shared responsibility. It is vital to keep an eye out for those who are on the road with you. Your safety on the road is never guaranteed; however, knowledge is a powerful tool.
What To Do After a Traffic Collision
Each year, around 20-50 million people are injured or become disabled due to an auto crash. To avoid suffering from such incidents, practice safe driving habits on the road at all times.
Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers says, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, they will secure your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
Call us if you’re involved in a severe traffic accident similar to the hit-and-run crash on Candleberry Road. Sweet Lawyers have over 40 years of experience in the legal field.
We know what it takes to win your traffic accident, personal injury, or disability case.
Our legal team promises to fight, day and night, to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional in your area.