Accident On I-15 Closes Freeway on Saturday Night

May 16, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
Accident On I-15 Closes Freeway on Saturday Night

On the evening of Saturday, May 7th, a Toyota Camry was traveling north on Interstate 15 when the driver attempted to merge onto US 95 and collided with a barrier. Upon contact, two of the vehicle’s occupants were not wearing seatbelts and were subsequently ejected from the car. In total, four passengers were delivered to University Medical Center where the two ejected passengers were pronounced dead. The accident closed a portion of the freeway for around six hours on Saturday night. The driver of the Toyota Camry was a 26-year-old male. He has been arrested on two counts of DUI resulting in death and another count of DUI resulting in substantial bodily harm.     “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.