Woman Critically Injured After Striking Light Pole in Las Vegas

September 18, 2020 | Ed Bernstein
Woman Critically Injured After Striking Light Pole in Las Vegas Las Vegas police responded to a crash in the west valley Wednesday night that left a woman critically injured. Around 9 p.m., officers responded to Fort Apache and Flamingo roads for an accident involving one vehicle. The vehicle had substantial damage just south of the intersection, said Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Lt. Frank Humel.  According to police, a silver 1999 Lexus was traveling northbound on Fort Apache when the car exited the roadway to the right and struck a light pole and power box. The female passenger in the car was transported to University Medical Center in critical condition. The driver stayed at the scene and did not show signs of impairment, said police. Fort Apache south of Flamingo had been closed for the investigation. Humel reported a water box was also damaged in the crash. Ed Bernstein handles personal injury cases in Las Vegas for you and your loved ones. Our experienced personal injury lawyers focus on protecting the rights of injured victims and people living with a disability. Just call 702-996-3917. If you or a loved one are involved in an accident, our team of experienced accident lawyers will be on your side, ensuring that you receive the compensation you deserve from the insurance company for your injuries, medical bills, loss of wages, pain and suffering, or disability. No matter the cause of your injury, the lawyers at Edward M. Bernstein & Associates can help you. Call 702-996-3917 for a free consultation. 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.


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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.