Las Vegas Injury & Accident Attorney Blog


Man Dies in Car Accident, But Cause May Be Medical Malpractice in Las Vegas

February 05, 2016

A man was killed in a car accident in Las Vegas today, though the cause of death may be something else entirely. First, we’ll talk about the circumstances around the man’s death. It was late in the afternoon, some time around four o’clock – officers got the call a little before 4:30. The location of the accident was very near to The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, specifically in the southbound direction on Polaris Avenue, near where it crosses Naples Drive and a little bit off of Harmon Avenue.

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Las Vegas Raiders Could Bring More Live Event Injury Cases to Las Vegas

January 30, 2016

You’ve all heard the talk by now of the Oakland Raiders being wooed to come to Las Vegas by a joint venture of The Sand’s Sheldon Adleson and UNLV, who would presumably use the stadium as well. There is much talk about a whole lot of different aspects of this potential long rumored and coveted pro sports franchise. People are discussing the various aspects that the public financing of the stadium brings to bear.

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Recent DUI Car Accident Death in Las Vegas

January 29, 2016

A woman was killed just a few days ago in a suspected DUI car crash in Las Vegas. This deadly Nevada vehicle accident occurred very early in the morning on Wednesday, January 27. The area of the accident is the intersection of Spring Mountain Roud and Rainbow Boulevard, an intersection that often pops up on the list of deadliest areas in the Las Vegas Valley. The crashed closed this busy intersection for over eight hours that morning, causing quite the traffic the jam. It also worried manager of a gas station that the accident involved.

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Woman Killed in North Las Vegas Car Accident Identified

January 27, 2016

A woman who was killed in a car crash in North Las Vegas on Monday has been identified. According to the Clark County Coroner, the 21 year old woman is named Lizbeth Dominguez, a Las Vegas resident. She was a passenger in a vehicle which was struck by another vehicle in the evening two days ago, around quarter to eight o’clock. The person driving the car she was driving in, a 2013 Dodge Charger, was being driven by another Las Vegan, a 24 year old male. He was brought to University Medical Center’s Trauma center and listed as having critical injuries.

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Las Vegas Motorcycle Accident Kills 1

January 25, 2016

A fatal motorcycle accident in the Las Vegas area early yesterday morning involved two other vehicles, but no other serious injuries. These are details as we have them from Las Vegas accident news and the Nevada Highway Patrol who were on the scene of the crash. The motorcycle accident occurred just a little before noon yesterday, Sunday, January 24, on interstate 15.

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Movie Filmed on Las Vegas Strip with Motor Vehicle Accident, Movies Never Deal with These Injuries

January 23, 2016

A new Bourne movie recently had a scene (or scenes) being filmed on the Las Vegas Strip. The pieces of the movie being filmed include a car chase and motor vehicle crash on the Las Vegas Strip. The question that we have, and we know we’re just maybe a little different than other movie watchers or consumers of this news story, is this: what happens to the people injured in these car accidents in movies.

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Car Accident Injuries in Las Vegas Today

January 22, 2016

What causes a car accident? As we at Benson & Bingham Attorneys as at know from our long history helping Las Vegas car accident victims, the answer is as varied as the number of accidents on Las Vegas streets. There’s a report of a bad vehicle accident in Las Vegas today, and we don’t know yet what the cause of the accident is. However, we do some of the salient details, and are actively looking into the rest. According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the incident occurred around a quarter to five this evening.

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Rise in Las Vegas Pedestrian Accidents and Deaths

January 19, 2016

We’re still waiting for the final year over year traffic stats from last year, but we do have the stats almost, almost there: through December 23 of last year. One of the things we will be watching closely going forward are the number of total collision. The year before last, 2014, was down, and way down, in total collisions from the year beforehand, 2013. But, as we and others widely believed, that was due to the Las Vegas Metro Police Department’s decision to stop responding to non injury vehicle accidents.

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