Las Vegas, NV - Pedestrian Hurt in Crash at Alexander Rd & Rainbow Blvd

Las Vegas, NV - Pedestrian Hurt in Crash at Alexander Rd & Rainbow Blvd

Las Vegas, NV (February 19, 2024) - On Sunday afternoon, February 18, a pedestrian was hospitalized after a collision in the Las Vegas area. The accident occurred at the corner of Alexander Road and Rainbow Boulevard at around 3 p.m. The victim was traveling on foot as a white sport utility vehicle approached the intersection.

The pedestrian was hit by the oncoming motorist. Emergency responders were quickly dispatched to provide aid to the involved parties. The crash victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of sustained injuries.

The are was temporarily close while emergency crews were present. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is being managed by local law enforcement officials, and more information will be provided as it becomes available.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Pedestrian Crashes in Nevada

Statistics show that the number of pedestrian deaths on Las Vegas roads has doubled in the span of a year. Unfortunately, in the event of a crash, a pedestrian will lose every time. There were 26 fatalities reported in the city this year, and 15 of these deaths were pedestrians. Nevada is one of the deadliest states for pedestrians and consistently ranks in the top ten for the highest rate of pedestrian fatalities. A recent nine-year study found that there were more than 650 pedestrian deaths that occurred in the state. The number of pedestrians dying across the country is on the rise, and it is important that you are able to protect your legal rights if you or someone close to you is hurt while traveling on foot.

Pedestrians are greatly exposed to the dangers of the road. There is little to protect someone on foot from the full impact of a crash, and this means that pedestrians are more likely to suffer life-threatening injuries in the event of a traffic accident. The resulting damages are often much more severe than typical collisions, and that means that there is much more on the line. That is why it is even more important that you are able to partner with a trained lawyer who has a proven track record helping injured parties pursue full recoveries after a serious pedestrian accident. You can rest assured that your case is in good hands when you work with a trained legal team during your case.

After a pedestrian crash, you need to know that you are not alone. The legal team at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. is here to help you during this difficult time. Our Las Vegas pedestrian crash lawyers are here to answer any questions you may have in order to make sure your legal rights are protected. If you are ready to get started on your case, we are just a phone call away. Contact our law offices today at 775-227-2280 to discuss your case with a caring attorney.

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