Drive Injured in Las Vegas Crash
Las Vegas, NV (October 29, 2021)– On Friday, a truck driver suffered injuries in a trailer crash on North Las Vegas Boulevard.
Officers received the crash report minutes after 4 a.m. in the 11200 block area.
Officers said the big rig was making a U-turn when a northbound truck crashed through the trailer being pulled by the big rig.
Responding authorities airlifted the truck driver with serious injuries.
The authorities closed the road as they investigate the incident.
Make it a routine to always perform simple safety checks before you leave.
Start by inspecting your vehicle’s headlights and turn signals, be sure that both front and rear headlamps are working properly and visible enough a couple of yards away.
Also, take a reading of your tire pressure and make sure you maintain the recommended maximum. While at it, take a peek under your vehicle and ensure there are no loose objects or leaks.
Most importantly, stay focused while on the road. Remove all distractions that could cause accidents such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Injuries in Trailer Crash on North Las Vegas Boulevard
Despite the additional safety features on newer vehicle models, crash rates in Las Vegas continue to increase, rather than decrease.
As a matter of fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), two out of three motorists will be involved in an injury accident during their life.
Sad but true, auto accidents are a major public health threat. They are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
That is why it is valuable to know what to do if you get involved in a motor vehicle accident.
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