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Toddler Dies Following Hit-and-Run Crash in Southwest Las Vegas

Toddler Dies Following Hit-and-Run Crash in Southwest Las Vegas

A 19-month-old girl has died from her injuries after a hit-and-run crash on Spanish Drive north of Spanish View Lane on February 18, 2023. She was one of two children who were injured when their driver crashed into a wall and fled the scene. The driver is still at large.

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Infant Killed and Four Injured in Triple-Vehicle Crash

Infant Killed and Four Injured in Triple-Vehicle Crash

Four people are in critical condition and one infant has died after a three-vehicle crash involving a suspected impaired driver on February 24th, 2023.

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Woman Dies After Hitting Street Light Pole in West Las Vegas

Woman Dies After Hitting Street Light Pole in West Las Vegas

A woman lost her life on Saturday morning after crashing her vehicle into a street light pole on W. Charleston Boulevard, east of S. Mohawk Street. She was the 19th traffic-related fatality in LVMPD’s jurisdiction for 2023.

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17th Fatal Auto-Related Collision: Auto Vs. Motorcycle

17th Fatal Auto-Related Collision: Auto Vs. Motorcycle

Responding medical services also transported the motorcycle rider to University Medical Center with mortal injuries. Despite all life-saving techniques, the motorcycle rider succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at UMC by medical staff.

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16th Traffic-Related Death in the LVMPD’s Jurisdiction (2023)

16th Traffic-Related Death in the LVMPD’s Jurisdiction (2023)

A collision occurred when the Ford made a left turn across the Chevrolet’s path of travel. The left front of the Chevrolet struck the right front of the Ford, resulting in significant damage to both vehicles.

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Fatal Vehicle Vs. Vehicle Collision

Fatal Vehicle Vs. Vehicle Collision

A collision occurred when the Mercedes-Benz drifted over the concrete center median south of an intersection. The Mercedes-Benz then continued north into the southbound travel lanes as it crossed the intersection.

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Critical Injury 3-Vehicle Traffic Collision

Critical Injury 3-Vehicle Traffic Collision

Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicated that a 2001 Dodge Ram was fleeing a non-injury hit-and-run collision that occurred on Nellis Boulevard and Sahara Avenue involving a 1999 Chrysler Sebring.

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Woman in Critical Condition After Motorcycle Collision

Woman in Critical Condition After Motorcycle Collision

A collision occurred when the front of the Suzuki struck the pedestrian. The pedestrian sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported by ambulance to UMC trauma.

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Truck and 2 Children Involved in Hit and Run

Truck and 2 Children Involved in Hit and Run

Medical personnel responded to the secondary location and transported one juvenile by ambulance to UMC trauma with critical injuries. The other juvenile was transported by ambulance to UMC trauma with minor injuries.

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Fatal Auto Vs. Motorcycle Accident on E Flamingo Road

Fatal Auto Vs. Motorcycle Accident on E Flamingo Road

On February 18, 2023, at approximately 3:36 p.m., a fatal auto versus motorcycle collision occurred on E. Flamingo Rd west of S. Euclid St.

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Non-Fatal Bicycle Vs. Car Accident on Durango Dr.

Non-Fatal Bicycle Vs. Car Accident on Durango Dr.

On February 16, 2023, at approximately 2:31 p.m., a critical-injury automobile versus electric scooter collision occurred on South Durango Drive north of West Mountains Edge Parkway.

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13th Fatal Collision in Las Vegas (Fixed Object)

13th Fatal Collision in Las Vegas (Fixed Object)

The Jaguar driver’s death marks the 13th traffic-related fatality in LVMPD’s jurisdiction for 2023. This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD’s Collision Investigations Section.

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12th Traffic-Related Death in Las Vegas

12th Traffic-Related Death in Las Vegas

The driver’s death marks the 12th traffic-related fatality in the LVMPD’s jurisdiction for 2023. All other occupants were transported to Sunrise Hospital for further medical treatment.

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Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian at E. Stewart Ave. at Ronald Ln.

Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian at E. Stewart Ave. at Ronald Ln.

A critical-injury automobile versus pedestrian collision occurred on East Stewart Avenue at the intersection with Ronald Lane on January 27, 2022, at approximately 10:05 a.m.

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Possible Hit & Run at Brent Thurman Way & W. Hacienda Ave.

Possible Hit & Run at Brent Thurman Way & W. Hacienda Ave.

According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD), “A male was located on the roadside with serious injuries. Emergency medical services responded and began life-saving measures.”

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Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian South of Balzar Avenue

Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian South of Balzar Avenue

As stated in the Press Release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, “…a fatal injury automobile versus pedestrian collision occurred at N. Martin Luther King Boulevard, south of Balzar Avenue.”

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Vehicle vs. Pedestrian at N. Las Vegas Blvd. & N. Nellis Blvd.

Vehicle vs. Pedestrian at N. Las Vegas Blvd. & N. Nellis Blvd.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) reports a fatal collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian on North Las Vegas Boulevard at the intersection with North Nellis Boulevard.

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Fatal Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Accident on Quarry Ridge St.

Fatal Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Accident on Quarry Ridge St.

A man died in a tragic accident on January 22, 2023, in front of 2052 Quarry Ridge Street. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD), the man was knocked to the ground by his own parked and running vehicle.

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Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Hit and Run on E. Lake Mead Blvd.

Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Hit and Run on E. Lake Mead Blvd.

A tragic hit-and-run accident took place on East Lake Mead Boulevard, east of the Mt. Hood Street intersection, on January 21, 2023 at 4:25 a.m.

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Vehicle vs. Pedestrian On South Nellis Boulevard

Vehicle vs. Pedestrian On South Nellis Boulevard

A serious accident took place on South Nellis Boulevard, just south of the East Charleston Boulevard intersection, on January 21, 2023, at 5:53 p.m.

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When Is Drunk Driving the Worst in Las Vegas?

When Is Drunk Driving the Worst in Las Vegas?

Drunk driving can affect motorists at any time of the year, but there is a spike in accidents, fatalities, and DUIs during the holidays. This dangerous window begins just before Thanksgiving and lasts through the New Year’s holiday as events and parties take place and an increased number of visitors make their way to Las … Read more

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Vehicle vs Bicycle on Commercial Center Dr.

Vehicle vs Bicycle on Commercial Center Dr.

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs bicycle accident occurred on January 17, 2023, at approximately 4:04 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Motorcycle at Spencer Street

Vehicle vs Motorcycle at Spencer Street

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on January 14, 2023, at approximately 1:28 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Vehicle at Starboard Drive

Vehicle vs Vehicle at Starboard Drive

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs vehicle accident occurred on January 14, 2023, at approximately 3:21 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Fixed Object at 5757 Wayne Newton Blvd.

Vehicle vs Fixed Object at 5757 Wayne Newton Blvd.

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs fixed object accident occurred on January 11, 2023, at approximately 9:16 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Vehicle at Westcliff Drive

Vehicle vs Vehicle at Westcliff Drive

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrians accident occurred on January 8, 2023, at approximately 2:07 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Pedestrians on West Owens Avenue

Vehicle vs Pedestrians on West Owens Avenue

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrians accident occurred on January 5, 2023, at approximately 3:37 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Vehicle on North Rampart Blvd.

Vehicle vs Vehicle on North Rampart Blvd.

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs vehicle accident occurred on December 15, 2022, at approximately 4:53 p.m.

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Hit and Run on Boulder Highway

Hit and Run on Boulder Highway

The LVMPD states that a hit and run accident occurred on December 28, 2022, at approximately 6:32 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Pedestrian on East Desert Inn Road

Vehicle vs Pedestrian on East Desert Inn Road

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrian accident occurred on December 29, 2022, at approximately 5:33 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Go-cart Accident

Vehicle vs Go-cart Accident

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs go-cart accident occurred on December 20, 2022, at approximately 1:39 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident at S. Las Vegas Blvd.

Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident at S. Las Vegas Blvd.

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrian accident occurred on December 16, 2022, at approximately 4:48 p.m.

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Single-Vehicle Accident on Nellis Blvd.

Single-Vehicle Accident on Nellis Blvd.

The LVMPD states that a single-vehicle accident occurred on December 16, 2022, at approximately 12:16 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Motorcycle on Flamingo Road

Vehicle vs Motorcycle on Flamingo Road

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on September 19, 2022, at approximately 11:24 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Vehicle at North Decatur Boulevard

Vehicle vs Vehicle at North Decatur Boulevard

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs vehicle accident occurred on September 17, 2022, at approximately 4:17 p.m.

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Pedestrian Accident Statistics in Las Vegas

Pedestrian Accident Statistics in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Pedestrian Accident Lawyers Near You in Nevada As a nation, we have seen an increased effort to be mindful of pedestrians while operating vehicles. Many major U.S. cities have experienced a steady decline in pedestrian-related accidents, serious injuries, and fatalities. Unfortunately, Las Vegas has not experienced these same trends. According to the National … Read more

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Vehicle vs Pedestrian at Main St. and Washington Ave.

Vehicle vs Pedestrian at Main St. and Washington Ave.

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrian accident occurred on September 16, 2022, at approximately 1:53 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Pedestrian on Cerrito Street

Vehicle vs Pedestrian on Cerrito Street

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrian accident occurred on September 13, 2022, at approximately 8:15 a.m.

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Auto vs Motorcycle on N. Las Vegas Boulevard

Auto vs Motorcycle on N. Las Vegas Boulevard

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on September 12, 2022, at approximately 12:58 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Motorcycle at Doe Avenue

Vehicle vs Motorcycle at Doe Avenue

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on September 12, 2022, at approximately 4:50 p.m.

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Toyota Recalls 460,000 Vehicles for Stability Control Issue

Toyota Recalls 460,000 Vehicles for Stability Control Issue

Toyota announced earlier in April that it would be recalling approximately 460,000 vehicles across the United States to address a software problem that essentially disables the Vehicle Stability Control system (VSC). The recall applies to vehicle models from 2020 to 2022 and involves both Toyota brands and Lexus models. When an owner restarts their car, … Read more

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Hit and Run on Cobblestone Avenue

Hit and Run on Cobblestone Avenue

Type of Accident: Hit and Run – Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident Summary: The LVMPD states that a hit and run occurred on September 5, 2022, at approximately 10:02 p.m. As stated in the Press Release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department “Evidence at the scene and video surveillance indicated a light in color SUV was … Read more

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Vehicle vs Pedestrian at Queen Street

Vehicle vs Pedestrian at Queen Street

Type of Accident: Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident Summary: The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrian accident occurred on September 2, 2022, at approximately 10:54 p.m. As stated in the Press Release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department “Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicated a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox was traveling westbound on … Read more

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Vehicle vs Motorcycle at North Walnut Road

Vehicle vs Motorcycle at North Walnut Road

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on September 3, 2022, at approximately 8:05 p.m.

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Vehicle vs Motorcycle on Honolulu St.

Vehicle vs Motorcycle on Honolulu St.

The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on August 29, 2022, at approximately 1:55 a.m.

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Single Motorcycle Accident on Mayflower Ln.

Single Motorcycle Accident on Mayflower Ln.

The LVMPD states that a single motorcycle accident occurred on August 24, 2022, at approximately 3:38 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Vehicle on West Elkhorn Road

Vehicle vs Vehicle on West Elkhorn Road

The LVMPD states that a vehicle accident occurred on August 25, 2022, at approximately 11:35 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Fixed Object on Palm Street

Vehicle vs Fixed Object on Palm Street

The LVMPD states that a vehicle accident occurred on August 24, 2022, at approximately 2:05 a.m.

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Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident on S. Jones Blvd

Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident on S. Jones Blvd

Type of Accident: Vehicle vs Pedestrian Accident Summary: The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs pedestrian accident occurred on August 20, 2022, at approximately 11:47 p.m. As stated in the Press Release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department “Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicated a 2014 Honda CR-V was traveling south on … Read more

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Vehicle vs Motorcycle Accident on Desert Inn Road

Vehicle vs Motorcycle Accident on Desert Inn Road

Type of Accident: Vehicle vs Motorcycle Accident Summary: The LVMPD states that a vehicle vs motorcycle accident occurred on August 19, 2022, at approximately 4:58 a.m. As stated in the Press Release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department “Evidence at the scene and a witness statement indicate a 2006 Ford F150 was traveling west … Read more

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