Hit & Run Victim Identified From Crash Near Las Vegas Boulevard

August 27, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Hit & Run Victim Identified From Crash Near Las Vegas Boulevard

Nevada Highway Patrol investigated a fatal hit-and-run crash in the far northeast valley on the early morning August 18th. The incident happened just after 2 a.m. near Beesley Drive, between North Las Vegas Boulevard and North Sloan Lane. An unknown vehicle traveling south on Las Vegas Boulevard approached a pedestrian on a scooter, according to troopers. The car struck the pedestrian on the right shoulder and immediately fled the scene of the crime. According to police, the pedestrian died at the scene of the incident. He was identified by authorities on the following day as 35-year-old Charnell Goldsmith. He died of blunt force injuries in an accident, according to the coroner. “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.