According to the authorities, this three-vehicle Las Vegas car accident occurred yesterday afternoon at approximately 1:45 p.m. A sedan collided with a Toyota pickup truck on the southbound Interstate 15 at the Blue Diamond Road exit. Immediately after that initial crash, a Chevrolet SUV crashed into the sedan. Six people were injured, including a 4-year-old girl who was a passenger in the Chevrolet. She was described as being in critical condition. No updates were provided for any of the other people involved in the accident.
Nevada Car Accident Statistics
First and foremost, we’d like to offer our most sincere thoughts and hopes for the people who were harmed in this Las Vegas car accident. We hope that everyone is able to survive their injuries and heal quickly. In addition, this crash will now become part of the overall statistics regarding Nevada car accidents. Every year, approximately 2,500 people are injured and nearly 300 people are killed in these occurrences.
Clearly, much more information will be necessary in order to determine fault for this Las Vegas car accident. However, when that is clarified, the situation could proceed to where those who were wrongfully injured file a personal injury lawsuit against the party or parties who caused the crash. If such lawsuits are filed and they’re successful, they could lead to awards of damages that compensate the plaintiffs for their losses.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a crash, you need to seek the help of auto accident lawyers who have been fighting for the rights of those harmed for many years. Contact Bernstein & Poisson today to schedule a free initial consultation.