Las Vegas Crash Hospitalized Pedestrian
Las Vegas, NV (June 15, 2021) – On Monday, a pedestrian was injured in Nellis Boulevard accident.
The fatal crash took place at about 4:40 a.m. south of Vegas Valley Drive, wherein the victim was struck by a vehicle.
Immediately, rescuers rushed the victim to an area hospital.
Meanwhile, the involved driver stayed at the scene.
Moreover, officers said impairment was not suspected in this crash. Also, it appeared that it happened in a construction zone.
Don’t speed, follow the speed limit and never use your phone; always be cautious of your surroundings.
Keep Youself Away From Pedestrian Accidents
In today’s current state of affairs, more individuals are walking as a new way to escape home for a while.
As a result, pedestrian accidents have also spiked in popularity, so has the risk of pedestrian accidents.
Pedestrian accidents are incidents in which someone walking or crossing a road is injured by a vehicle striking them.
Pedestrian accidents more often than not can be avoided. A common cause of these unfortunate incidents includes drivers speeding. Motorists who speed do not have enough reaction time to stop or yield for pedestrians who have the right of way. Especially now, with roadways emptier than ever across the world, drivers disobeying the speed limit is at an all-time high. Thus, pedestrian safety is at an all-time low.
Meanwhile, here are some things that we can do to avoid such accidents.
– Avoid dangerous behaviors: always walk on the sidewalk (no jaywalking), stay sober, and make eye contact with drivers, don’t assume the driver can see you.
– Look before you step: cross streets at marked crosswalks/intersections, obey traffic signals, and watch for turning vehicles.
Hire an experienced personal injury attorney from Sweet Lawyers.
Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. For your convenience, you can contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.