Police Ask Public for Help to Identify Car Involved in Pedestrian Hit-and-Run

July 11, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
Police Ask Public for Help to Identify Car Involved in Pedestrian Hit-and-Run

Friday night in Sandy Valley, a pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash. In a news release, Las Vegas police said the incident occurred around 9:30 pm near 1650 E Quartz Avenue. A vehicle traveling in the only westbound lane on Quartz Avenue struck a pedestrian that was walking in the westbound lane and entered the path of travel of the car. First responders declared the pedestrian dead upon arriving at the scene, however, the vehicle that struck the pedestrian fled the scene. According to witness statements and upon inspection of vehicle parts at the scene, it’s suspected that the vehicle was a 1993-1997 Toyota Corolla. Police have asked for the help of the public in order to find the vehicle, which they say will have a missing driver’s side mirror and a damaged windshield. If you have any information about this crime, please call Las Vegas police at 702-828-3786.     “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.