Las Vegas, NV (July 23, 2020) – An accident Monday evening left one woman injured, according to reports. At approximately 8:30 p.m., on July 20, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department responded to the site of an injury accident on East Tropicana Avenue.
Reports provided by the police show that a female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on East Tropicana Avenue near the intersection with Eastern Avenue for unknown reasons. The woman sustained serious injuries in the accident. Medics rushed the victim to a local hospital for treatment. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is currently investigating to determine the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims. We hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Nevada
More than 12,700 people are injured in automobile accidents involving cars, buses, semi-trucks, pedestrians, bicyclists, and various other vehicles each year here in Las Vegas. Although we are constantly exploring new methods aimed at protecting travelers throughout the state of Nevada, we continue to see numerous victims injured every day. Many victims sustain injuries, like traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and brain injuries, that require extensive medical treatment.
Given the advancements made in the medical industry, there are endless treatment options available for victims in the aftermath of their accidents. Although there are various surgeries, therapies, and other treatments for victims, they all come at an extraordinary cost for victims. Being forced out of work to recover while facing stacking medical treatment is not only overwhelming for victims but their entire families.
For this reason, courts throughout our state provide accident victims with various legal options they can pursue to help them move forward from their accidents and reach their goals with recovering. If you were involved in a collision, it is in your best interest to reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in Nevada to discuss legal options available for you. If you or a loved one suffered injuries in an accident, and you believe negligence played a role, you may be entitled to compensation to help you move forward.
The competent and effective Nevada personal injury attorneys at Richard Harris Law Firm have extensive experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve while holding wrongdoers accountable for their actions. If you were injured in a preventable accident caused by the negligence of another party, contact our skilled and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys at Richard Harris Law Firm in Las Vegas by calling (702) 444-4444. Schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to see how we can help you.
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