Motorist Faces DUI Charges in Fatal Crash

December 16, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Motorist Faces DUI Charges in Fatal Crash One person has passed away following a four-car collision on the evening of December 4th.    Police were called to the scene of the crash around 7 p.m. as a silver Lexus sedan was headed north on Eastern Avenue and a red Toyota sedan failed to halt at a stop sign. The Lexus and Toyota collided at the intersection and two other vehicles were struck as well.   The driver of the Lexus was rushed to the hospital and was later pronounced dead. Their identity has not yet been released.   The driver of the Toyota, 30-year-old Dustin Porter, sustained minor injuries and was taken to the hospital. Porter was taken into custody by Las Vegas Metro Police and is facing charges of DUI Resulting in Death and Failure To Obey at a Controlled Intersection.   The driver from the third vehicle suffered some injuries and is expected to recover.   Police believe that both speed and impairment were factors in the crash.   “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.