Las Vegas, NV - One Killed in RTC Bus Crash at MLK Blvd & Broad Arrow Dr

Las Vegas, NV - One Killed in RTC Bus Crash at MLK Blvd & Broad Arrow Dr

Las Vegas, NV (March 20, 2024) - One person was killed and several others were injured after a crash involving a Rapid Transit Commission (RTC) bus in the Las Vegas area on Tuesday, March 19. The deadly crash was reported that afternoon at around 2:24 p.m. A passenger vehicle and an RTC bus collided at the scene.

Emergency crews were quickly dispatched to the scene. It was revealed that several passengers on board the transit bus required medical aid. The driver of the other car suffered life-threatening injuries, and they were later pronounced dead at the scene by attending medical personnel. Four people on the bus were injured, and two were taken to University Medical Center for treatment.

Later reports revealed that a gold Honda was traveling behind the bus as it slowed nearing a stop. The two vehicles crashed. No further updates on the deadly accident are currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in the hands of local authorities.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Deadly Transit Bus Crashes in Nevada

A large bus is a large-moving vehicle capable of inflicting serious injuries. You would like to think that it is completely safe to ride on a bus and travel near them on the road. Unfortunately, any type of vehicle can be involved in a collision. There are more than 60,000 bus accidents reported annually in the United States. The majority of these crashes end in just property damage, but hundreds are killed and thousands are injured each year. Nearly 14,000 of these injuries involve collisions of some kind. It is key that you are ready to protect your legal rights after a serious crash by partnering with a skilled attorney.

A deadly collision is never easy. It is hard to handle the passing of a close family member. Families often choose to mourn and grieve their loss privately, but you may be able to seek legal compensation by pursuing a wrongful death claim. These types of cases are often very complicated, and it is important that you have a trained attorney helping you at every stage of your case. You do not want to take any chances during this time.

A trained Las Vegas wrongful death lawyer will be able to help you pursue a strong claim for compensation in order to achieve financial recovery after a deadly crash. It is important that you do everything possible to ensure the at-fault party is brought to justice. The legal team at Viloria, Oliphant, Oster & Aman L.L.P. is here to help you during this difficult time. Give us a call to get started on your case. You can reach our law offices today at 775-227-2280 to get started on your claim and discuss your situation with a trained attorney. 

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