Motorist Crash on Las Vegas Freeway

January 31, 2020 | Ed Bernstein
Motorist Crash on Las Vegas Freeway A motorcyclist on the U.S. 95 Las Vegas Highway was witnessed having a “mechanical issue” before fatally crashing on Friday morning. The Nevada Highway Patrol reported that the motorist, a Las Vegas resident in his 40s, was traveling southbound on U.S. 95 near the Decatur exit when he stalled in one of the middle lanes while attempting to pull over to the right shoulder.  A woman driving a Dodge Ram pickup slammed on the brakes but could not prevent her vehicle from striking the back of the stopped motorcyclist. The rider died shortly after being taken to the University Medical Center. His family has been notified for identification by the Clark County coroner’s office. According to the Highway Patrol, impairment was not a factor contributing to the crash. 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 injury victims and disabled people. If you or a loved one were involved in a motorist accident, our team of experienced accident lawyers will be on your side, ensuring you’ll receive money from the insurance company for your injuries, medical bills, wage loss, pain and suffering, and disability. No matter the cause of your injury, the lawyers at Edward M Bernstein and Associates can help you.  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 the necessary adjustments. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of 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.