81-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed, Mariah Bragg Arrested in Las Vegas Boulevard Accident
Las Vegas Valley, NV (March 29, 2021)– On Sunday, police arrested 23-year-old Mariah Bragg in a fatal DUI crash on Las Vegas Boulevard South.
The deadly crash took place minutes after 4:40 a.m. in south Las Vegas Valley.
An 81-year-old pedestrian tried to cross Las Vegas Boulevard when a 1997 Acura Integra Acura struck her.
Apparently, the Acura, driven by Bragg was approaching a green light at Silverado Ranch Boulevard.
Unfortunately, the woman died at the scene.
Moreover, officers said Bragg showed signs of impairment and was arrested.
Now, she faces felony counts of DUI resulting in substantial bodily harm and reckless driving resulting in death or substantial bodily harm, along with a misdemeanor charge of having an open container in a vehicle, court records show.
Meanwhile, police investigated the scene shortly after 9 A.M.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
When to File a Wrongful Death Claim
As the loved ones of the victim grieve this tragic accident, Sweet Lawyers wants you to know that you do not have to face the aftermath alone.
Truly, it is important to recognize that if you lose someone in an accident, but, you may also recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Moreover, a lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Insurance companies only protect their interests, which is why we protect those of our clients, ” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
If your loved one has been in a tragic accident, do not hesitate to reach out for help. The process of dealing with your loss, while fighting for justice, is never easy. Ultimately, this is necessary to alleviate some of the financial burdens after a serious pedestrian accident that causes irreversible damage. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. Thus, for more information, call Sweet Lawyers at ((800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.