56-Year-Old Man Dies After Medical Episode in West Las Vegas

April 20, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
56-Year-Old Man Dies After Medical Episode in West Las Vegas A driver has passed away in west Las Vegas after he suffered an apparent medical episode and crashed into a pole on the morning of April 16th. The single-vehicle crash was reported at Flamingo Road and Durango Drive around 7:30 a.m. According to police, the driver of a 2012 Ford Fiesta suffered a medical episode before he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a nearby power line pole.  An officer near the area saw the crash and went to assist the driver. The victim of the incident, a 56-year-old Las Vegas man, was taken to Southern Hills Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.  This crash remains under investigation. “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.