As people earn experience behind the wheel, they tend to obtain the ability to anticipate common mistakes that are made by other motorists. However, few if any people could ever predict that a vehicle nearby will simply veer out of control and crash into another one. Tragically, that appears to be what happened yesterday that led to a multi-vehicle Las Vegas car accident in which one person was killed and four others were injured.
According to the authorities, this multi-vehicle Las Vegas car accident occurred yesterday at approximately 12:30 p.m. An unidentified 94-year-old man suddenly lost control of his car near West Charleston Boulevard and Apple Drive. His vehicle crashed into a pickup truck and both of them careened into the westbound lanes of oncoming traffic. At least one other vehicle was hit before it was over, and the 94-year-old man was killed while four other people were injured. None of the names of those involved were released and police are still investigating the situation.
First and foremost, we’d like to offer our most sincere condolences to the man who was killed in this Las Vegas car accident, and we hope that the people who were injured are able to make fast and full recoveries. In addition, this crash will now become part of the overall statistics regarding Nevada car accidents. Every year, thousands of people are injured and nearly 300 people are killed in these occurrences.
If the man who was killed was at fault for this Las Vegas car accident, hopefully it will simply lead to the man’s insurance company providing a fair settlement for the people who were injured in the crash. If that doesn’t happen, it could become necessary for those who were injured to file Nevada personal injury lawsuits that seek the recovery of damages to compensate them for their losses.
If you or someone you love has been harmed in a crash, you need to seek the help of Las Vegas accident lawyers who have been fighting for the rights of clients for many years. Contact the Sam Harding Law Firm today to schedule a free initial consultation.