50-Year-Old Man Killed in Pedestrian Collision near South Nellis Boulevard

LAS VEGAS, NV (December 12, 2022) – Saturday evening, a man was fatally struck in a pedestrian accident on East Flamingo Road.

The incident occurred around 9:15 p.m., along East Flamingo Road and South Nellis Boulevard.

Officers say the driver of a 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class struck a man who was walking outside of a marked crosswalk.

Paramedics arrived and pronounced the 50-year-old man dead at the scene. Although, his identity remains undisclosed to the public.

Medics also took two female occupants from inside the Mercedes to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. Meanwhile, the 24-year-old Mercedes driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities. Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties before it was later reopened.

Following preliminary duties, officers determined that impairment did not play a factor. At this time, an active investigation into the pedestrian accident on East Flamingo Road is still currently underway.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

Losing someone in a pedestrian accident 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. Their personal injury and wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges to those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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