Las Vegas Raiders Star Injured, Charged for DUI After Car Crash

January 6, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Las Vegas Raiders Star Injured, Charged for DUI After Car Crash

Las Vegas Raiders star running back Josh Jacobs was arrested on a DUI charge early Monday morning after a single-car accident near McCarran International Airport. Jacobs, a 22-year old famous figure in the NFL is fresh off of his second season with over 1,000 rushing yards for the Raiders. The team arrived back in Las Vegas late on January 2nd, after their season-finale victory over the Denver Broncos. Hours after the Raiders made it back to Las Vegas, a single-car crash was reported on East Sunset Road at 4:42 a.m. Jacobs was found injured at the scene, as the apparent driver of the vehicle. He was then taken to a local hospital with minor injuries before being transferred to Clark County Detention Center and booked for a DUI, per Las Vegas Metropolitan Police. 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.