Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Blue Diamond Road

54-year-old victim died in southwest valley hit-and-run
A man died early this morning after being struck by a vehicle on a southwest Las Vegas valley road, reported FOX5 News.

At about 1:40 a.m., a vehicle hit a pedestrian, identified only as a 54-year-old man, crossing Blue Diamond Road just east of Cimarron Drive. (map)

The victim was found by a Metro officer who was responding to a call of a body in the road. The victim was transported to St. Rose Dominican Hospital, San Martin Campus, where he was pronounced dead.

The Nevada Highway Patrol reported a headlight lens was found at the scene. The vehicle involved was silver of unknown make and model and likely to have front-end damage.

We, at West Seegmiller Attorneys, extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. It is our hope that the authorities will locate the responsible individual and bring justice upon them. Anytime someone fails to stop at the scene of an accident, that person should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

At West Seegmiller Attorneys, we offer full legal assistance and support to accident victims and their families. In the event of a hit-and-run, surviving family members are well-advised to consult with an experienced and professional wrongful death attorney.

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Pedestrian Accident at Smoke Ranch Road and Rock Springs Drive, Victim Seriously Injured

Woman struck by vehicle in northwest valley
A woman was seriously injured yesterday afternoon in an auto-pedestrian collision in the northwest valley, reported the Las Vegas Sun.

The accident happened at about 2:20 p.m. at the intersection of Smoke Ranch Road and Rock Springs Drive, near U.S. Highway 95. (map)

The woman who was struck was taken to University Medical Center with serious injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

From the West Seegmiller Attorneys office, we wish the injured woman a swift and steady recovery. Unfortunately, Las Vegas is a dangerous place for pedestrians. These types of collisions are often caused by driver errors such as drunk driving, distracted driving and driving at unsafe speeds.

Are you looking for help after suffering a personal injury? Call West Seegmiller Attorneys today to see if you may be entitled to compensation. Our commitment to serving the needs of our clients comes second to none and there are absolutely no costs until we win your case.

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