Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Las Vegas Accident, Jalen Thomas Arrested
Las Vegas, NV (October 05, 2021)– On Monday, a 77-year-old pedestrian died in a Tropicana Avenue hit-and-run crash.
The authorities responded to the deadly accident scene at about 7:04 p.m. at the intersection with Torrey Pines Drive.
Officers said the adult pedestrian was crossing Tropicana Avenue when they were hit by a westbound Kia.
The authorities pronounced the pedestrian dead on the scene.
Later reports revealed that 21-year-old Jalen Thomas turned himself in shortly after the accident by returning to the scene.
Subsequently, officers obtained a warrant to administer a field sobriety test on Thomas when he returned and took blood samples.
As a result, they arrested him for driving under the influence.
Our sincere sympathies to the family and community of the deceased. Our thoughts are with you during this painful time.
Dealing With a Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash
Moreover, the loved ones of the victim of the Tropicana Avenue hit-and-run crash must know that they have the chance 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 a victim, we strive to secure the future of our clients. We’re here to protect them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers is a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments.
Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. We are sincere when we say that our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, Reach out to us, our hotline is (800) 674 7852.
Our lawyers will exhaust their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. Indeed, they will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.
We highly encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we get you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. Thus, if you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.
You can always reach out to us any time of the day and any day of the week.