24-Year-Old Driver Passes Away in Multi-Car Crash

August 13, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
24-Year-Old Driver Passes Away in Multi-Car Crash

A 24-year-old man passed away in a multi-car crash on August 1st in east Las Vegas. Just before the crash, three vehicles were traveling north on Pecos Road just as two cars were traveling south at the Hacienda intersection. All drivers had a green light. A driver of a Honda then ran a red light at the intersection while traveling east on Hacienda. The Honda struck two other cars, sliding across the road, and struck two other cars traveling northbound. The 24-year-old driver of the Honda, Alex Berton, passed away at the scene. Seven others were injured in the incident and brought to the hospital. “Car accidents are on the rise in the Las Vegas area. At Edward M Bernstein and Associates, we take these accidents seriously. If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident, we can help you. Call 702-996-3917. Note: These posts are created using publicly available (secondary) sources. The information has not been independently verified. If you see any information that should be corrected, please bring it to our attention, and we will make adjustments. The photos included in these posts do not represent the actual accident scene.”


Ed Bernstein

Edward M. Bernstein, Esq. is the owner and founding partner of Edward M. Bernstein & Associates, and one of the most recognizable figures in Nevada. Ed is one of state’s premier personal injury attorneys and has hosted The Ed Bernstein Show for over 31 years. He has served the Las Vegas community for decades with dozens of community appointments and terms of service. In the year 2000, he was Nevada’s Democratic nominee for the United States Senate.

Ed received his B.A. from Long Island University in 1971 and his J.D. from Widener University in 1975. Since then, Ed’s professional accolades include numerous publications, honors and awards, court appointments, and has been named one of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators.