Hit-and-Run Fatality Near Charleston

July 8, 2020 | Ed Bernstein
Hit-and-Run Fatality Near Charleston A hit-and-run occurred early Tuesday morning, resulting in one death. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police, the incident took place around 4:15 a.m. at 1729 E. Charleston Boulevard, near Bruce Street. A woman was struck by a vehicle after it failed to stop in a marked parking stall and drove onto a pathway leading to the property she was sitting in front of. The woman was transported to UMC Trauma Center where she later died from her injuries. The 23-year-old driver, Tyraira La Shun Joseph, fled the scene. The police located her shortly after, noted signs of impairment, arrested her and booked her into the Clark County Detention Center. The identity of the woman who was struck by the vehicle is pending release from the coroner's office. Her death is the 44th traffic-related fatality for LVMPD in 2020.  Ed Bernstein handles personal injury cases in Las Vegas for you and your loved ones. Our experienced personal injury lawyers focus on protecting the rights of injured victims and people living with a disability. Just call 702-996-3917. If you or a loved one are involved in an accident, our team of experienced accident lawyers will be on your side, ensuring that you receive the compensation you deserve from the insurance company for your injuries, medical bills, loss of wages, pain and suffering, or disability. No matter the cause of your injury, the lawyers at Edward M. Bernstein & Associates can help you. Call 702-996-3917 for a free consultation. 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.