One Dead After Head-On Collision in West Las Vegas Valley

June 16, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
One Dead After Head-On Collision in West Las Vegas Valley One person has died after a car crash in the west Las Vegas Valley on Friday morning. The incident occurred at approximately 11 am Friday morning near West Charleston Boulevard and Heavenly Hills Court near Durango Drive. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, a Kia SUV traveling eastbound on Charleston was struck by a Ford Expedition that crossed the center turn lane traveling westbound. The driver of the Kia SUV was pronounced dead at the scene with the Clark County Coroner’s Office later identifying the 75-year-old Las Vegas man and ruling the death an accident with the cause of death being blunt force trauma.   The driver of the Ford SUV was taken to University Medical Center with serious injuries. According to Las Vegas police, impairment was suspected and a blood sample analysis is pending. This crash is the 70th traffic-related fatality in the jurisdiction of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department for 2022.     “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.