Nye County, NV – One Killed in Car Wreck on US 95

Nye County, NV - One Killed in Car Wreck on US 95

Nye County, NV (May 13, 2024) – One person lost their life after a two-vehicle accident that occurred in Nye County on Monday morning, police said. Sources say the wreck occurred at approximately 2:19 a.m. on US 95 approximately 85 miles northwest of Las Vegas. Nevada State Police and other responders were working at the scene for an extended period. At this time, the person who lost their life has not been identified. One other person sustained injuries but was not taken to the hospital. Police continue to investigate the details of the accident. 

We want to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim. 

Nevada Traffic Accidents

Nye County, NV - One Killed in Car Wreck on US 95 Unfortunately, car wrecks are rather common in the state of Nevada. Tens of thousands of wrecks are reported annually, often resulting in severe injuries and sadly taking the lives of around 700 people per year. Across the nation, around 40,000 people end up losing their lives per year due to traffic accidents, the majority of which are preventable and caused by driver negligence.  

Negligent driving takes numerous forms, including distraction, speeding, intoxication, and fatigue. Alarmingly, intoxicated driving is behind more than 10,000 deaths per year, while speeding contributes to approximately 11,000 deaths annually. Yearly, around 40,000 people lose their lives due to traffic accidents in the United States. 

If you or someone you love has been hurt in a traffic accident caused by negligence, you are most likely going through a very difficult time. On top of painful injuries, you may be worried about the financial strain brought on by outstanding medical bills, vehicle repairs, and other related costs. Even just an ambulance ride can cost thousands.

At the Simon Law Firm, we’ve been advocating for 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. Our firm takes pride in assisting injured accident victims and their families in obtaining the justice and compensation needed for recovery. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident, you should consider working with a lawyer who can help you file a wrongful death claim for financial compensation. To discuss your claim with a skilled car crash attorney in Las Vegas, please call us at 702-364-1650. We’re here to help you navigate this challenging process.

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