DUI Suspected in Crash That Killed Two Adults and One Child

April 15, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
DUI Suspected in Crash That Killed Two Adults and One Child According to officials with the Nevada Highway Patrol, the motorist who veered into oncoming traffic last month and killed three Idaho residents near Scotty’s Junction was driving under the influence. Tyler Kennedy, 32, was arrested on five counts of reckless driving, three counts of DUI causing death, two counts of DUI causing severe injuries, one count of possession of drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended driver’s license, failure to maintain a lane, and not wearing a seat belt. The March 27th crash occurred about 150 miles northwest of Las Vegas and took the life of a woman, man, and child from Victor, Idaho. All three people died at the scene of the crash. 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.