Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Being Hit by Vehicle

January 20, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Being Hit by Vehicle On Thursday evening, a pedestrian was struck north of downtown Las Vegas and was taken to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries.  The man, believed to be 48 years old, was struck outside of a marked crosswalk by a 2013 Kia Sorento traveling eastbound while he attempted to cross West Washington Avenue near Down Way, police said.  The pedestrian was taken to University Medical Center in critical condition. The driver and passenger of the vehicle were not injured. “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.