81-Year-Old Woman Killed After Being Hit by Car in DUI Suspected Incident

April 15, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
81-Year-Old Woman Killed After Being Hit by Car in DUI Suspected Incident A woman was killed on the early morning of March 28th after being involved in an auto-pedestrian crash in Silverado Ranch. Police responded to a call at approximately 4:41 a.m. in which the 81-year-old female was reportedly involved in a collision where she was struck by a white Lexus. The driver of the Lexus was suspected of impairment and arrested while the woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Roads in the area were forced to close in order for police to conduct a proper investigation. The woman’s tragic death marked the 25th traffic-related fatality in Las Vegas Metropolitan Police’s jurisdiction for the year 2021. 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.