6 Injured in 3-Car Las Vegas Crash

May 24, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
6 Injured in 3-Car Las Vegas Crash Six people were injured in a three-car crash on the morning of May 23rd in the easterm Las Vegas valley. The crash took place around 7 a.m. on McLeod Drive and East Tropicana Avenue. According to police, a GMC Yukon was traveling southbound on McLeod Drive when a BMW changed lanes and hit the Yukon from behind. The Yukon then struck a Nissan Rogue from behind. The Nissan was then “forced” across the intersection. Both the driver and passenger of the BMW were taken to Sunrise Hospital with moderate injuries. The driver of the Nissan, a 45-year-old woman from Las Vegas, was taken to the hospital with critical injuries. The three people in the Yukon drove themselves to the hospital to treat their injuries. The driver of the Yukon, Oscar Rios, was suspected of impairment and was booked into Clark County Detention Center on a DUI charge.   “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 accidents.”


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.