Pedestrian Injured in Hit-and-Run on Sahara Avenue [Las Vegas, NV]
Man Seriously Hurt in Pedestrian Collision near Joe W. Brown Drive
LAS VEGAS (January 14, 2022) – Monday night, a male pedestrian was seriously hurt in a hit-and-run on Sahara Avenue.
As per initial report, the crash occurred in the area of Joe W. Brown Drive and Sahara Avenue.
Officers say a driver was heading west and struck the male pedestrian who was walking outside of a marked crosswalk. After the impact, the driver fled the scene without rendering aid to the victim.
Paramedics arrived shortly after and rushed the pedestrian with critical injuries to a local hospital for further treatment.
Moreover, evidence found at the scene indicates that the vehicle was likely a white 2014-2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. It is believed to be a missing several chrome grill pieces and might have damaged its windshield.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to follow all traffic laws and be cautious of the conditions of the road. If you’re behind the wheel, avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re a pedestrian, cross the streets at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible. By obeying traffic laws and taking safety precautions, you can help prevent accidents on the road.
If you or a family member suffered injuries in a pedestrian accident, then contact Sweet James as soon as possible. We understand that sustaining injuries in an accident can take a toll on your emotional and financial well-being. However, we can help you with the legal matters that must be addressed. Our commitment and dedication are unbreakable, and we will work with you during every step of the legal process. Call our hotline at (800) 975-3435 to speak with one of our attorneys free of charge. Click here to request a police report.