Woman Struck and Killed in DUI Accident at Eastern Avenue Intersection
Las Vegas, NV (December 18, 2020) On Thursday, a 68-year-old pedestrian died in a DUI crash on Warm Springs Road.
Moreover, according to the Clark County Fire Department, they were there initially to respond to a 3-vehicle crash in the area.
This crash involves 2 cars ending in the far-right of eastbound lanes of West Springs Road and a Toyota Camry on the center turn lane.
Moreover, investigators are not sure of what led to that crash but they are looking at the weather as a factor. No injuries were reported in this crash.
Responders prep the area with flares, directing eastbound traffic to get through the crash site.
Meanwhile, the 68-year-old female driver of the Camry is walking to her car from the sidewalk, back and forth multiple times.
Authorities say, at about 6:55 p.m. as she was crossing back to the sidewalk from her car, she tripped and fell down the road.
Unfortunately, a 2005 Chrysler 300 passing by struck the prone woman. Paramedics took the woman to Sunrise Trauma, but unfortunately, she did not survive.
Later on, police arrested the driver, 26-year-old Pedro Taligo-Garcia when he did not pass the sobriety test. He is facing a DUI charge.
Furthermore, the identity of the victim is not yet released by the authorities.
Words fall short of expressing our heartfelt sympathy to the family of the woman who passed in the tragic crash.
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