According to the authorities, this Las Vegas car accident occurred yesterday at approximately 5 p.m. The driver of one vehicle was rear-ended by the driver of another at the intersection of Cheyenne Avenue and Simmons Street as the vehicles were moving in an eastbound direction on Cheyenne Avenue. The names of those involved were not released, nor were the ages of the children who were injured in the crash. Police did indicate that those who were harmed are expected to survive.
Nevada Car Accident Statistics
First and foremost, we’d like to express our relief that the people who were injured in this Las Vegas car accident were not killed, and we certainly hope that all of them 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, approximately 25,000 people are injured and nearly 300 people are killed in these occurrences.
Las Vegas Accident Lawyers
Clearly, much more information would be necessary in order to understand fault as it relates to this Las Vegas car accident. However, if the people who were injured in the crash were in the lead vehicle and hit from behind, it could lead to the filing of a Nevada personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault driver. If such a lawsuit was filed and it was successful, it could lead to an award of damages that compensates the plaintiffs for their losses.
If you or someone you love has been wrongfully injured in a crash, you need to seek the help of Las Vegas car accident lawyers who have been fighting for the rights of clients for many years. Contact Bernstein & Poisson today to schedule a free initial consultation.