Pedestrian Crash on McCarran Boulevard Left One Hurt

RENO, NV (February 24, 2022) – A pedestrian sustained life-threatening injuries following a bus crash on Seventh Street Wednesday night.

The crash involving an RTC bus happened about 6:00 p.m. when the bus struck a pedestrian for reasons unknown.

Furthermore, paramedics rushed the pedestrian into intensive care.

Meanwhile, the three passengers in the bus did not sustain any injuries. An RTC supervisor took them to their destinations.

Moreover, the initial investigation states that impairment did not play a factor in the accident.

The blocking of West Seventh Street from McCarran Boulevard to Tasha Court remained until 11:00 p.m. to pave way for the police investigation.

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to follow all traffic laws and be cautious of the conditions of the road. If you’re behind the wheel, avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible. If there is no sidewalk, walk on the shoulder and face oncoming traffic. By obeying traffic laws and taking safety precautions, you can help prevent accidents on the road.


After an accident, your main focus should be on your health. At Sweet James, they help accident victims heal by pursuing their cases from beginning to end. With them, the only thing you have to focus on is getting back on your feet, they take care of the rest. If you or someone you love has been injured in a pedestrian accident, call them today at (800) 975-3435 for a free case evaluation. One of their experienced legal professionals will assist you. They are also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer any of your questions through email, text message, or online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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