Las Vegas Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Hit-and-Run Incident

September 9, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
Las Vegas Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Hit-and-Run Incident

On Monday night in Las Vegas, a pedestrian was taken to a hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle that fled the scene. Las Vegas police said that at around 10:00 pm, a light-colored SUV traveling eastbound on Cobblestone Ave near Rainbow Rd and Alta Dr was seen striking a pedestrian, who police also said was in the roadway and outside of a marked crosswalk. Without stopping, the driver of the SUV then sped off. The pedestrian was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. Police are still looking for the SUV, which they say has sustained substantial damage to the left front of the vehicle. Anyone with information regarding this crime is being asked to contact Las Vegas police.       “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.