Vehicle Fatally Strikes Woman in South Las Vegas

October 18, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
Vehicle Fatally Strikes Woman in South Las Vegas A vehicle fatally struck a Las Vegas woman in southeast Las Vegas Tuesday afternoon, police said. The crash occurred around 1:30 p.m. on East Flamingo Road, near Burnham Avenue. A 2012 Ford Fiesta was traveling west on Flamingo in the left lane when it struck a 65-year-old woman who crossed Flamingo outside of a marked crosswalk. According to the police, the pedestrian died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center. Following the crash, the driver of the Ford remained on scene, and impairment was determined to not be a factor in the crash. Flamingo Road between South Eastern Avenue and Burnham reopened around 5 p.m. “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.