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Pedestrian hospitalized after accident near the Bellagio in Las Vegas
A pedestrian was at the hospital and battling life-threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle in front of the Bellagio. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, the crash happened at 9:33 p.m. Investigators said they had spoken with a witness who said a driver had been speeding out of the casino’s valet area when he collided with a pedestrian who had been standing in the private drive. The pedestrian had been taken to University Medical Center. The driver had stayed on the scene and police had said he had passed a sobriety test. No further details, including the pedestrian’s condition, had been released as of 10:30 a.m.
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Feb 05, 2024Speeding was responsible for an average of 30 deaths per day in 2022, resulting in a total of 11,000 traffic-related fatalities. It was a factor in 29 percent of all deaths on Nevada roads that year. This alarming statistic stresses the importance of following speed limits and driving safely.
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