Motorcyclist Gravely Hurt in a Vehicular Collision Near Sunset Drive and Paradise Drive
Las Vegas, NV (June 8, 2020) – A motorcyclist sustained severe injuries after a crash Friday morning near the McCarran Airport.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police reported the accident happened about 5:45 am. within the vicinity of Sunset Drive and Paradise Drive.
According to reports, a vehicle hit the motorcyclist, causing serious injuries to the rider. LVMPD is still waiting for an update on his condition from the local hospital.
The LVMPD continues the investigation. Consequently, they have closed Sunset Drive from Bermuda Drive to Paradise Drive.
NHTSA estimates that helmets saved the lives of 1,872 motorcyclists in 2017. Therefore, if all motorcyclists had worn helmets, an additional 749 lives could have been saved. Ultimately, helmets are 37 percent effective in preventing fatal injuries to motorcycle riders and 41 percent for motorcycle passengers
It is always important to follow traffic laws. Also, wearing helmets saves lives.
What to Do in Case of a Motorcycle Accident
Thousands of people across Nevada suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year. Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident. Surely, the most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. In truth, personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
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