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Carson City, NV – Michael Leach Killed in Pedestrian Crash on N Carson St

By December 9, 2020May 3rd, 2021Reno Accident News
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Carson City, NV (December 8, 2020) – Police confirmed that a man was killed in a pedestrian crash at an intersection in Carson City.

According to Washoe County officials, the accident took place at the intersection of North Carson Street and Silver Oak Drive. Police confirmed that 34-year-old Michael Leach was walking across the intersection around 6:20 a.m. in the morning when he was suddenly struck by a vehicle. Several other vehicles struck the pedestrian after this.

The pedestrian was badly injured as a result of the accident. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.

The Nevada Highway Patrol continues its investigation into the accident.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Pedestrian Accidents in Nevada 

12.8 Carson City, NV – Michael Leach Killed in Pedestrian Crash on N Carson St Pedestrians are known for being some of the most at-risk parties on our roads. This is due to the fact that they have no protection from vehicles on our roads. Between the years 2008 and 2017, it was reported that over 600 pedestrians were killed as a result of Nevada pedestrian accidents. Losing a loved one as a result of a pedestrian accident can leave you feeling both helpless and alone. Luckily, you and your family have a variety of options moving forward.

No amount of money can bring back someone whose life has been taken from you as a result of an accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level in your dire time of need. As the bills pile up against you, it can be helpful to have the assistance of a Reno wrongful death attorney by your side. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a Reno pedestrian accident but you have options along the way. You should seek help as soon as possible.

At Coulter Harsh Law, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have lost someone you love as a result of an accident. We understand that this can be a traumatic and life-altering time in your life, which is why we offer our support to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you seek compensation and justice so that you can move forward. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Reno at (775) 324-3380.

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Disclaimers: Coulter Harsh Law are members of the local business community and are always striving to improve the overall well-being and general safety of all Nevada residents. We are always saddened when a serious or fatal accident occurs and hope that by providing more awareness about the dangers of driving that our fellow community members will take heed and use precautions in an effort to avoid being injured in an accident. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this post should be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos depicted are not of the accident described in this post. 

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