One Injured and One Dead in Separate Las Vegas Crashes on Sunday Night

June 16, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
One Injured and One Dead in Separate Las Vegas Crashes on Sunday Night Sunday night in the Las Vegas Valley, one person was killed and another was critically injured in separate car accidents. The first crash occurred at approximately 8:25 pm when a 27-year-old Las Vegas woman was struck by a Chrysler sedan traveling northbound on Fort Apache Road while crossing the street near West Martin Ave. The woman was outside of a marked crosswalk at the time of the incident and was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene. According to Las Vegas police, blood test results are pending to determine whether or not the 31-year-old Las Vegas woman was driving impaired. The driver of the Chrysler remained at the scene. Police said blood test results on the driver are pending to discern whether the 31-year-old Las Vegas woman was impaired. The second crash occurred at approximately 10:42 pm, when a 45-year-old Las Vegas Man riding a Kawasaki motorcycle on North Rainbow Boulevard near Yorktown Road collided with a Chevrolet Malibu headed North on Rainbow Boulevard. The motorcyclist was taken to University Medical Center, where he died of his injuries on Monday, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office.     “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.