Las Vegas, NV – Victims Hurt in Car Crash on S Upland Blvd

Las Vegas, NV (June 18, 2024) – At approximately 12:30 a.m. on June 18, emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of an accident on South Upland Boulevard, in the Buffalo neighborhood. A multi-vehicle accident occurred near West Charleston Boulevard, causing injuries to at least one person involved. Those who were hurt received emergency medical treatment at the scene before being taken to the hospital for further evaluation and care. Their identities have not been reported at this time.

Police in Buffalo continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.

Our thoughts are with those harmed. We hope for their full and fast recovery. 

Nevada Car Crashes

Buffalo, NV - Victims Hurt in Car Crash on S Upland Blvd near W Charleston BlvdCar crashes are, unfortunately, a common occurrence in Nevada, with tens of thousands reported each year, resulting in serious injuries and even fatalities. It’s heartbreaking to know that around 700 lives are lost annually in auto collisions across the state. What’s more, approximately 40,000 individuals lose their lives each year nationwide in traffic accidents. Many of these incidents can be prevented and are caused by negligent drivers. In addition, every day, more than 7,500 people are hurt in traffic collisions throughout the United States. Also, about 17,0000 accidents are reported daily across the nation. When we consider the fact that the majority of these wrecks are caused by negligent driving, we realize that the roadways throughout the country are much more dangerous than we even know. 

Negligent driving takes various forms, including intoxication, distraction, fatigue, and speeding. Shockingly, driver intoxication claims over 10,000 lives annually, while speeding contributes to around 11,000 fatalities each year. Fatigued driving leads to over 100,000 traffic collisions annually, and driver distraction causes more than 400,000 crashes a year in the United States.

When you or a loved one are injured in a traffic crash due to the actions of a negligent driver, it’s undoubtedly a challenging time. You may be dealing with painful injuries while worrying about the financial aspects of recovery. Medical bills stemming from car crash injuries often amount to tens of thousands of dollars, with even the average ambulance ride costing thousands.

The Simon Law Firm has been dedicated to helping crash victims and their families for over three decades. We’re committed to securing the financial compensation and justice you deserve during this difficult time, and we will do everything possible to help you recover. Our firm takes pride in our ability to support injured accident victims and their families, allowing them to focus on recovery. Contact us at 702-364-1650 to discuss your claim with our skilled Las Vegas car crash lawyer.


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