One Pedestrian Dies after Hit-and-Run on Lamb Boulevard; Luis Gonzalez Arrested

LAS VEGAS, NV (June 9, 2022)  A 59-year-old man died and authorities arrested Luis Gonzalez after a pedestrian hit-and-run on Lamb Boulevard.

The crash happened around 2:05 a.m. at the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard and Lamb Boulevard, per Las Vegas Officials.

According to reports, a driver in his Chevrolet Malibu struck a pedestrian in the area before fleeing the scene. First responders arrived and pronounced the pedestrian dead, due to the extent of their injuries.

At this time, officials only identified the victim as a 59-year-old male. Meanwhile, police tracked and located the suspect driver in the parking lot of a nearby apartment complex.

Police Officers eventually took the suspect, identified as 30-year-old Luis Gonzalez, into custody. However, an active investigation is still underway.

The entire team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the victim. May you find comfort and strength during this devastating time.

Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident leaves a lasting impact on those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James today. Let their experienced attorneys and professional legal team help you during this trying time. They have 20 years of experience in the field, and they have helped families and individuals win their personal injury, and wrongful death cases. They will fight by your side to achieve justice and maximum compensation. Call them today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free strategy session. Their legal team is also available via email, online chat, and text message. If you are a family member of the victim involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. To request a police report, click here.

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