Man Killed in DUI Collision Near Downtown Las Vegas

December 23, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Man Killed in DUI Collision Near Downtown Las Vegas One man has died and another person injured following a fatal crash in the early morning of Friday, December 10th. Police received a report around 1:50 a.m. that a 2021 Jeep Wrangler was traveling eastbound on Gass Avenue when the driver ran a red light which caused the vehicle to collide with a 2021 Camry. Police reported that medical personnel transported the driver of the Toyota, a 31-year-old Las Vegas man, and his passenger, a 50-year-old Las Vegas man, to University Medical Center. The passenger, Julio Maymi-Diaz, passed away later that morning. The driver of the Jeep, 24-year-old Daysia Brown, showed signs of impairment following the crash. She was arrested and booked at the Clark County Detention Center on a count of DUI, police said. The crash remains under investigation.   “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.