Pickup-SUV Collision on Auto Show Drive Sends Driver to Hospital
Las Vegas, NV (August 4, 2023) On Thursday morning, a 2-vehicle crash on US 95 left a motorist hurt and hospitalized.
According to the Nevada State Police, the pickup-SUV collision happened around 7:45 a.m. at U.S. 95 and Auto Show Drive.
Reports say that a black Toyota Tundra pickup veered off its travel lane and went into the shoulder of the offramp and directly into the intersection at Auto Show Drive, where the pickup crashed with a Honda SUV. The impact of the collision overturned the SUV.
Medics say that the SUV driver suffered injuries and was taken to St. Rose Dominican Hospital-Siena Campus.
Meanwhile, officials say that the pickup driver was recklessly driving as it approached slow traffic as it exit the freeway.
NSP is investigating the pickup-SUV collision.
Some Safety Driving Tips
Yield right of way. It is important to understand the right of way. Be sure to yield to drivers who have the right of way. However, it is safe to never assume that all drivers know the rules. Only proceed when it is safe to do so.
Most importantly, let us also be mindful to never drink and drive.
Know What To Do: 2-Vehicle Crash on US 95
Indeed, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives. It is one of the most dangerous activities we do daily. Consequently, as common as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a car crash like the 2-vehicle crash on US 95.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Additionally, it is crucial to remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a traffic accident.
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation spearheaded by an experienced lawyer fighting on behalf of the injured party. A lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
“Furthermore, we have the ability to secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference”
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers and talk to our legal experts. A lawyer will exhaust every avenue to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain essential data to help your case.