1 Dead in Las Vegas Motorcycle Crash on West Craig Road and Martin Luther King Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (April 9, 2021) – Thursday night, a motorcyclist died in an accident on West Craig Road and Martin Luther King Boulevard.
The officers responded at 5:52 p.m. on West Craig Road and Martin Luther King Boulevard. According to reports, a man in his 20s failed to yield at a red light as he traveled east on Craig Road.
As a Chevrolet SUV turned left from West Craig Road toward southbound Martin Luther King Boulevard. Then, a motorcycle crashed into the Chevrolet.
Afterward, the rider hit a Ford SUV in the northbound lanes of Martin Luther King.
As a result, the man succumbed to injuries at the scene.
Moreover, both SUV drivers stayed at the scene. Meanwhile, the investigators ruled out impairment as a factor in the crash.
At this time, the Clark County coroner’s office withholds the identity of the deceased due to pending family notification.
The authorities shut down nearby streets during the investigation. Also, the authorities urged anyone with information about the crash to contact North Las Vegas police at 702-633-9111.
We understand that losing a loved one is very traumatic. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the death of the victim.
The Rising Numbers of Crashes
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Roadways, while scrupulously created and mapped for efficient travel, can be extremely dangerous.
As common of an occurrence as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a motorcycle accident.
Thus, the most valuable step you can take in response to a fatal crash is hiring an attorney.
Contact Sweet Lawyers if you or a loved one is involved in a motorcycle crash. Our firm tackles motorcycle accidents that have settled for more than 600 million dollars in lawsuits. We understand grieving or recovering, while handling legal claims, is incredibly difficult. Thus, if you want to work with a team of experienced attorneys who will go to great lengths for your future, call (800) 674 7852. Moreover, you can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email. Above all, our team is here for you.