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Sparks, NV – Christy Valdez Killed in Pedestrian Accident on G St

12/22 Sparks, NV – Christy Valdez Killed in Pedestrian Accident on G St

Sparks, NV (December 22, 2021) – On Saturday, December 18, a woman was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident at an intersection in Sparks.

According to the Sparks Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of G Street and El Rancho Drive. A vehicle was traveling west in the area when it went through the intersection. The vehicle collided with two pedestrians who were walking through the pedestrian at the time. The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene of the accident.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One of the pedestrians, identified as 57-year-old Christy Valdez, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other pedestrian, identified only as an adult male, was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Police confirmed that they located the vehicle that they believe was involved in the accident. They did not say if they arrested a suspect for the accident.

No further details have been released but the investigation continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Nevada 

12/22 Sparks, NV – Christy Valdez Killed in Pedestrian Accident on G St Pedestrian accidents are known for being some of the most at-risk parties on our roads who are prone to extensive harm in the event of an accident. Many pedestrians are seriously injured or killed in accidents every year in Nevada. Between the years 2008 and 2017, in fact, it is estimated that approximately 600 pedestrians were killed in fatal accidents caused by others. Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. Families are urged to speak with an attorney that they can trust in their time of need.

The aftermath of a pedestrian accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Because of this, you and your family should speak with a Sparks pedestrian accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. You will likely be left with a wide array of questions that you are not able to answer on your own. An attorney will be able to walk you through the complex legal process and answer the questions that you may have so that you can grieve. You should be prepared to seek the immediate help of a Sparks wrongful death attorney.

Sparks Pedestrian Accident Attorneys

If you have lost somebody you love in a pedestrian accident, our skilled attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a fatal accident. We are here for you in your time of need during these challenging times. We will help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Sparks at (775) 324-3380 for more information on how we can help you.

Notes: All facts and information in these posts have been gathered through the use of outside sources for Coulter Harsh Law. These sources include but are not limited to news stories, police accident reports, state police bulletins, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts of serious accidents that have taken place in Northern Nevada. As such, the information has not been independently verified by our writing staff. If you find any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away and we will update the post with the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed, let us know and we will remove it as soon as possible. 

Disclaimers: The legal team at 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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