On behalf of Ladah Law Firm, PLLC posted in Car Accidents on Wednesday, February 27, 2013.
Great harm can be caused when two motor vehicles collide with each other. Such auto accidentscan sometimes even result in fatalities. This can be seen in a motor vehicle accident that recently occurred in Nevada.
The crash happened last Friday in the Las Vegas area. Reportedly, that afternoon, a pickup truck was going northbound on U.S. 95’s southbound side. According to authorities, this wrong-way vehicle then crashed head-on into a southbound pickup truck.
The article on KTNV’s website which reported this story did not mention if it is yet known what specifically caused the northbound pickup truck to go onto the road’s southbound side.
The drivers of the two pickup trucks were fatally injured in this head-on motor vehicle accident. According to the KTNV article mentioned above, one of the drivers was from Las Vegas and the other was from North Las Vegas.
As this crash shows, motor vehicle collisions can sometimes have fatal results. Thus, auto collisions can be a very serious type of accident.
Consequently, it is very important for motorists to take all reasonable steps to prevent auto collisions when driving. This includes making sure to drive in a safe, careful and responsible manner and obey all relevant traffic laws when behind the wheel. It also includes avoiding engaging in dangerous conduct (such as wrong-way driving) when out on the roads.
One hopes that motor vehicle drivers in Nevada will do what they can to help keep the state’s roads safe for all who use them.
Source: KTNV, “Men killed in wrong-way crash on U.S. 95 identified,” Joyce Lupiani, Feb. 25, 2013
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