Pedestrian Dies After Hit-And-Run Near Las Vegas Strip

May 6, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Pedestrian Dies After Hit-And-Run Near Las Vegas Strip A pedestrian passed away after a hit-and-run incident in the early morning of May 3 on Flamingo Road, east of the Las Vegas Strip. According to police, a vehicle described as a Mercedes-Benz, was traveling west on Flamingo Road around 1 a.m. when it struck the pedestrian who was in the crosswalk at Burnham Avenue. The vehicle immediately left the scene after hitting the man. The pedestrian, a 60-year-old man from Oceanside California, was rushed to Sunrise Hospital and Medical center where he unfortunately passed away. His identification has not yet been released. Detectives are seeking the public's help identifying and locating the driver and vehicle. Anyone with information should contact Las Vegas Metro Police at 702-828-3595. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or online at   “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.