Elderly Woman Dies After Being Hit by Motorcycle

January 28, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Elderly Woman Dies After Being Hit by Motorcycle

A 77-year-old woman passed away on January 14th after being struck by a motorcycle while she was crossing the street. The incident occurred near Boulder Highway and Twain Avenue as the elderly woman was attempting to cross the street around 5:45 p.m. According to police, she was wearing dark clothing and was not crossing at a legal crosswalk. The motorcyclist was thrown from the vehicle upon impact with the pedestrian and taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center with minor injuries. The incident remains under investigation by Las Vegas Metro Police. 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.