Las Vegas, NV - Pedestrian Killed in Crash at Charleson Blvd & Fremont St

Las Vegas, NV - Pedestrian Killed in Crash at Charleson Blvd & Fremont St

Las Vegas, NV (November 25, 2023) - On Friday night, November 24, a pedestrian was killed following a traffic accident in the Las Vegas area. The deadly collision was reported at the 2800 block of E. Charleston Boulevard near Fremont Street at around 8:30 p.m. The victim was traveling on foot when they were hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. The injured party suffered fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead at the scene.

The area was closed for several hours while emergency responders were present. At this time, the circumstances leading to the fatal crash have not been determined. The identity of the deceased party has been withheld. No additional information on the collision is available at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in the hands of local law enforcement officials, and more information will be provided as it continues.

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Nevada Deadly Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrians are at greater risk of suffering from life-threatening injuries in the event of a traffic accident. According to findings from Zero Fatalities Nevada, nearly 24 percent of roadway fatalities in the state involve the death of a pedestrian. An estimated 80 people are killed daily in pedestrian crashes. Many of these accidents involve driver distraction or intoxication in some way. Pedestrian deaths continue to rise with each passing year, showing just how dangerous the roads have become for those traveling on foot.

Pedestrians have rights, and they are able to use the road just as anyone else is. Those who are unfairly killed or hurt by a reckless driver may be able to pursue a claim for compensation. Families and those closest to the victim also have rights, and Nevada state law allows these parties to pursue compensation on part of the deceased party in the event of a fatal pedestrian accident. Unfortunately, the at-fault party’s insurance provider may try to shift blame for the accident in order to avoid paying out the full value of your case.

You need to partner with an attorney with experience handling wrongful death claims. These types of cases are some of the most difficult, and trying to handle them on your own can be almost impossible. You will effectively maximize your potential compensation and increase your chances of reaching a favorable outcome for your case with you work with a personal injury lawyer.

The legal team at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. is here to help you during the difficult time that often comes with losing a family member in a fatal crash. You should not be held financially responsible for the actions of a reckless motorist. Our trained Las Vegas wrongful death lawyers are here to help you in any way we can, and we have a proven track record helping families dealing with the loss of a loved one obtain full compensation. Give us a call today at 775-227-2280.

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