Las Vegas, NV – Two Killed on E Sahara Ave near Voyage Cove

Las Vegas, NV - Two Killed on E Sahara Ave near Voyage Cove

Las Vegas, NV (May 24, 2024) – A car crash in the East Valley took two lives on the morning of Saturday, May 18. Police responded to the single-vehicle accident on East Sahara Avenue at around 12:13 a.m. Evidence shows a Toyota was headed east on the roadway at a high rate of speed when it passed through a section of the road with red and white warning signs and crashed into a concrete barrier. Police in Las Vegas say the fire was extinguished by fire crews who found both occupants of the vehicle deceased at the scene. They were identified as Anthony Palma, 24, and Cecilia Fuentes, 33. 

We want to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the deceased. 

Nevada Car Accidents

Las Vegas, NV - Two Killed on E Sahara Ave near Voyage Cove

Each year, tens of thousands of car accidents occur in Nevada, with Las Vegas accounting for over 60,000 of these collisions annually. These accidents result in numerous injuries and hundreds of fatalities. Nationwide, more than 6 million car crashes happen every year, injuring around 3 million people.

The national toll of car crashes is staggering, with over 40,000 lives lost each year. For the families left behind, the aftermath can be devastating. According to data from the NHTSA, over 94% of these accidents are caused by negligent driving. Common forms of driver negligence include intoxication, speeding, fatigue, and distraction.

If you or a loved one has been hurt in a car accident due to a negligent driver, a skilled personal injury lawyer can help you pursue financial compensation for various losses and damages resulting from the accident.

Contact the Simon Law Firm to see how our experienced team of personal injury lawyers can support you in seeking the compensation and justice you deserve. Our main priority is ensuring you and your loved ones can focus on recovery without worrying about financial burdens. We will work tirelessly to build a strong case and negotiate with insurance companies on your behalf to secure compensation for medical expenses, vehicle repairs, lost wages, and other losses. Additionally, we will advocate for compensation for intangible damages like pain and suffering.

If you have lost a loved one in an accident that you believe was caused by a negligent driver, a wrongful death attorney can help you get the financial compensation you need to pay for funeral costs and more.

Reach out to our firm at 702-364-1650 to discuss your case with a skilled car crash attorney in Las Vegas. We operate on a contingency fee basis, meaning you won’t owe us anything unless we secure compensation. Don’t hesitate to contact us as soon as possible for assistance.

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