Sruram Vathiyanathan Hospitalized after Las Vegas Accident near Harmon Avenue and Koval Lane
LAS VEGAS, NV (June 21, 2021) – Sunday afternoon, Sruram Vathiyanathan suffered injuries in a DUI crash near Harmon Avenue and Koval Lane.
According to reports, the incident occurred just after 2:40 p.m. near Harmon Avenue and Koval Lane.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a U-haul truck was speeding east on Harmon Avenue. Then, it drove across the median into the westbound lanes.
Afterward, it crashed head-on with a Hyundai Elantra. The crash pushed the Elantra into a Nissan Rogue driving nearby.
The authorities identified the U-Haul driver as 24-year-old Christopher Faifaimalie. According to him, he used drugs before the crash. Thus, after being taken to the hospital, officers booked him into CCDC for DUI charges.
Meanwhile, the 36-year-old Elantra driver, Sruram Vathiyanathan, sustained life-threatening injuries. Responders took Sruram Vathiyanathan to UMC.
The authorities haven’t disclosed any other serious injuries in the crash.
Moving Forward in a DUI Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a DUI accident.
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Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that Las Vegas accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you are involved in a dangerous DUI accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.