By Farhan Naqvi, Personal Injury Lawyer in Las Vegas
There have already been 60 traffic accident deaths in Las Vegas. The latest accident occurred when a man was hit and killed by a car while he was walking across Flamingo Road in Las Vegas, NV.
According to the Las Vegas Sun, 44-year old Peter Callaghan tried to cross the road at the Swenson Street intersection. A 2007 Lincoln Town Car struck Callaghan. He was rushed to University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead from multiple blunt force injuries.
This crosswalk accident death reinforces the risks we all take when crossing the road. It’s a gamble, especially depending on the time of day and where you are crossing.
The exact details of this crosswalk accident death are still unknown. We’ll have to wait and see what the accident report reveals.
Since every case is different, you should consult a qualified pedestrian crosswalk accident lawyer to get your questions answered about a particular set of circumstances.
About the Editor: Farhan R. Naqvi is a Las Vegas personal injury lawyer who has experience representing victims injured in car accidents, drunk driver crashes, truck wrecks, slip and falls, taxi cab accidents, and bicycle crashes. He also has experience handling spine injury, product liability, underinsured/uninsured driver, and wrongful death cases. If you’ve been seriously hurt in an accident in Summerlin, North Las Vegas, Clark County, Henderson, Boulder City, Green Valley, or Pahrump, give Farhan a call at 702-553-1000 for a free, no-hassle consultation.