Vehicle Crashes into Wash and Catches Fire

October 25, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Vehicle Crashes into Wash and Catches Fire On the evening of October 17th, Las Vegas Fire and Rescue helped retrieve a driver from their vehicle that had crashed through a fence and and caught fire. The report came to emergency dispatch around 9:30 p.m. from a relative who had been tracking their loved one via a location app. Fire crews were called to the 8600 block of Helena Avenue, Craig Road and El Capitan Way. Once the car landed in the wash it burst into fire. Luckily, firefighters were successful in getting the driver free without suffering any burns. The driver was taken to the hospital with crash-related injuries and has yet to be identified. “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.