Police Search for Car Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run Las Vegas Nevada

January 29, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Police Search for Car Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run Las Vegas Nevada

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police are searching for a car that was involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash from November 2020. According to police, the incident occurred around 5:30 p.m. on the evening of November 12th on Abels Lane. A male pedestrian operating a motorized wheelchair was traveling northbound when a vehicle approached him from behind. The vehicle then struck the man in the wheelchair and drove away without rendering aid. The victim was rushed to University Medical Center where he unfortunately passed away. Detectives are looking for the car involved in the hit-and-run crash. Anyone with information is asked to call LVMPD at 702-828-3595. To remain anonymous, contact CrimeStoppers at 702-385-5555 or text "CRIMENV" and the tip information to 274637 (CRIMES). 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.