Woman Pronounced Dead Following Auto-Pedestrian Crash near Gentry Way

RENO, NV (July 11, 2023) – Wednesday afternoon, a pedestrian accident on Kietzke Lane claimed the life of Araksya Kopylenko. The incident happened on June 21st, at around 4:37 p.m. near Gentry Way. According to the NSP, the pedestrian was walking outside of a marked crosswalk when a vehicle struck her. First responders performed life-saving attempts but pronounced the female pedestrian dead from her injuries. Police later identified the victim, who they believed to be a homeless woman as 41-year-old woman Araksya Kopylenko. Meanwhile, the driver involved stayed at the scene and cooperated with the authorities. Authorities have no further details at this time. Once available, more information will be released to the public.
The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of Araksya Kopylenko. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.
Losing someone in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Furthermore, their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at (800) 900-0000 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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