Las Vegas, Nevada (June 18, 2019)
A crash occurred late Thursday night in the west valley which resulted in a female being hit at West Charleston Boulevard and Arville Street.
When authorities and EMS arrived she was in critical condition and was transported to the hospital. She later died of her injuries. The driver was not considered to be impaired at the time of the accident.
The victim was identified as Michelle Williams, 45, of Las Vegas.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Michelle Williams at this time. Our thoughts are with them and all who were affected by this accident.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Nevada
This sad incident was the 54th traffic fatality that has occurred so far in the metro area in 2019. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there are about 6 million automobile accidents each year in the United States. Many of these result in fatalities. There can be many reasons that can cause car accidents. Distracted driving is becoming more prevalent, and it contributes to about 16% of all car crashes.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a car accident that was not your fault and you sustained injuries or if you have lost a loved one to a car accident, it is important to have the help of a qualified legal team like the Cottle Law Firm. We understand the pain and the trauma these accidents can take on victims and families of victims. We will work aggressively to build a successful case for you to obtain your full compensation. Our firm’s Las Vegas motor vehicle accident attorneys have obtained over a quarter of a billion dollars in damages for our clients. Our team has decades of experience representing the residents of the state of Nevada regarding personal injuries and wrongful death. Call us today at 702-722-611.
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