One Dead & One Injured in Semi-Truck Accident in Las Vegas

June 28, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
One Dead & One Injured in Semi-Truck Accident in Las Vegas According to Las Vegas police, late Monday night in the northeast Las Vegas Valley, a 25-year-old man was killed and another man was critically injured in a car crash. In a news release, Las Vegas police said that a green Ford Escape, driven by a 28-year-old Las Vegas man, was traveling north on North Lamb Boulevard near Alto Avenue when it struck a semi-truck. The driver of the semi-truck, a 39-year-old Las Vegas man, was attempting to make a left turn when the incident occurred.  A passenger in the Ford Escape was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders, while the driver was transported to University Medical Center in critical condition. The 39-year-old semi-truck driver was not injured in the accident. The passenger who died was later identified by the Clark County coroner’s office. Police stated that the driver of the Ford Escape “displayed factors of impairment” and was “booked in absentia” at UMC. Police say the incident is still 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.