Las Vegas Truck Accident Leads to Pedestrian Injury and One Death

March 17, 2020 | Ed Bernstein
Las Vegas Truck Accident Leads to Pedestrian Injury and One Death An accident on Saturday night in the west Las Vegas Valley led to the death of one pedestrian and injured another. It was the twenty-first traffic-related fatality in Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's jurisdiction this year.  The crash occurred around 10:30 p.m. between South Durango Drive and White River Drive, south of West Twain Avenue, said Las Vegas Metropolitan Police. A maroon 2018 Dodge Ram traveling northbound on Durango hit two pedestrians who were crossing outside the marked crosswalk on Durango. The right side of the vehicle struck a 43-year-old man, who was thrown into a desert area, while the left mirror hit a 37-year-old woman. The woman was taken to nearby University Medical Center and was stable on Sunday morning.  The man died at the scene due to blunt force injuries, said the Clark County Coroner's Office. The driver showed no signs of impairment.   Ed Bernstein handles personal injury cases in Las Vegas for you or a loved one. 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 you receive the compensation you deserve from the insurance company for your injuries, medical bills, loss of wages, pain and suffering, and 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.