Reno, NV - Pedestrian Dies in Crash at Lemmon Dr & Nectar St

Reno, NV - Pedestrian Dies in Crash at Lemmon Dr & Nectar St

Reno, NV (February 29, 2024) - On Wednesday night, February 28, a pedestrian was killed after a traffic accident in the Reno area. The deadly crash occurred at the intersection of Lemmon Drive and Nectar Street at around 7 p.m. Emergency responders were notified of a pedestrian-vehicle crash and were quickly dispatched to the scene.

The victim was traveling on foot when he was hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. The injured party was quickly transported to a local hospital by ambulance. They later succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced dead.

At this time, the circumstances leading to the crash have not been reported. The driver involved remained at the scene and cooperated with responding officials. The identity of the deceased party has not been provided. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal pedestrian crash is in the hands of local law enforcement officials.

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

Nevada Deadly Pedestrian Accidents

There is a strong chance that a pedestrian will suffer injuries when struck by a car. In Nevada and across the nation, pedestrian collisions remain a major concern. According to data from the National Safety Council (NSC), 85.7 percent of pedestrian crashes and the majority of pedestrian fatalities happen in urban areas. Pedestrians are more likely than others on the road to be killed in the event of a crash, and the number of pedestrian deaths on American roads continues to grow with each passing year. You must be prepared to take legal action if someone close to you is killed in a pedestrian accident.

The loss of someone close to you is never easy. Families are often left with many questions and frustrations that can seem almost impossible to bear. Make sure you and your family have the best possible opportunity for financial recovery by partnering with a trained attorney. Nevada state law allows for a representative of the deceased to pursue legal action against the at-fault party. Families often wait to bring a lawsuit since grieving over a loss can be difficult enough. The last thing you want to worry about is juggling a wrongful death case on top of everything else that comes with a deadly accident. A trained lawyer can fight by your side to make sure your legal rights are upheld during this difficult time.

A trained attorney is prepared to take legal action on your behalf. At Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P., we understand how devastating a death in the family can be, and we want to help in any way possible. Our team of Reno wrongful death lawyers will be by your side at every stage of your case. We will not stop until the at-fault party is brought to justice for their role in the accident. Contact us today at 775-227-2280 if you are ready to get started on your case. When you work with our legal team, your case is in good hands.

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