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Las Vegas, NV - Two Killed in Collision at Bonanza Rd & Lamb Blvd

Las Vegas, NV - Two Killed in Collision at Bonanza Rd & Lamb Blvd

Las Vegas, NV (February 12, 2024) - On Saturday morning, February 10, two people were killed following a collision in the Las Vegas area. The deadly accident took place at the corner of N. Lamb Boulevard and E. Bonanza Road early that morning at around 4:12 a.m. Local reports indicated that a pickup truck and a sport-utility vehicle collided at the scene.

It was reported that a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado pickup was traveling at a high rate of speed headed northbound when it crashed into a 2004 Toyota Scion XB. The driver of the SUV reportedly had a green light when they entered the intersection. The 60-year-old driver of the Toyota suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 17-year-old driver of the pickup was transported to the University Medical Center Trauma Center in critical condition where they later succumbed to their injuries. Impairment is believed to have played a role in the fatal crash. An ongoing investigation into the deadly accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials.

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

Fatal Drunk Driving Crashes in Nevada

The majority of car crashes are the result of driver error or negligence, and few things are as reckless as getting behind the wheel after drinking alcohol. Statistics show that there were 20,130 collisions involving drunk drivers in the state of Nevada from 2011 to 2020. These collins ended in 156 deaths and 7,200 injuries in total. Drunk drivers are responsible for nearly half of all traffic accidents in the state, showing just how serious an issue this has become in the Silver State. It is important that family members and those closest to the victim are able to pursue a claim for compensation with the help of a trained Las Vegas wrongful death lawyer after a fatal accident.

No one ever plans for a fatal car accident. Your entire way of life can be turned upside down after someone close to you is unfairly killed by the actions of a reckless driver. It is often even harder to deal with losses such as these when you later discover that someone else’s negligent actions resulted in the death of a family member. There is always so much on the line after a deadly accident, and those close to the victim are often left to pick up the pieces. You need to be sure that you are able to partner with a trained personal injury lawyer in order to pursue a strong case after a fatal accident.

You need the help of a trained Las Vegas wrongful death lawyer if someone close to you is killed in a sudden collision. The legal team at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. has a proven track record assisting grieving families in their pursuit of compensation after a deadly accident. We are ready to get to work on your case. Give us a call today at 775-227-2280.

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