Woman Died Two Days After Being Struck By Van in Las Vegas

April 21, 2020 | Ed Bernstein
Woman Died Two Days After Being Struck By Van in Las Vegas On April 4, Las Vegas Police were investigating an accident involving a woman who was hit by a van east of the Strip.  The police were notified on April 6 that the woman had died from her injuries, making the incident the 28th traffic fatality for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department in 2020. The crash occurred around 7:30 p.m. on April 4 at the intersection of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane. Police said the woman who died was 26 years old. The investigation showed she was crossing the intersection diagonally outside of the marked crosswalk. The driver of the 2018 Dodge Ram who hit her was a 71-year-old man. The van was traveling eastbound on Flamingo when the man struck the pedestrian. According to LVMPD Lt. Miguel Ibarra, she was transported to a nearby hospital with critical injuries. The man stayed at the scene and did not show signs of impairment. The original reporting was updated Wednesday, April 15. Ed Bernstein handles personal injury cases in Las Vegas for you or your loved one. 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, and 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.


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.