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Sparks, NV – Fatal Pedestrian Accident at G St & El Rancho Dr

By December 7, 2021December 8th, 2021Reno Accident News
12/7Sparks, NV – Fatal Pedestrian Accident at G St & El Rancho Dr

Sparks, NV (December 7, 2021) – At 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 4, a fatal pedestrian accident occurred at an intersection in Sparks.

According to Sparks Police, the accident happened at the intersection of G Street and El Rancho Drive. Two pedestrians were crossing the street at the crosswalk when they were suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle in the area. The vehicle fled the scene and was last seen headed west on G Street before disappearing.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene. When they arrived, fire crews found a woman and a man lying on the road from being struck by the vehicle. The victims were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries and the female victim was pronounced dead while there.

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time. Police confirmed that the vehicle was a gray 4-door sedan with blue headlights and front-end damage. They have not yet found the driver responsible for the accident.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision 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

12/7Sparks, NV – Fatal Pedestrian Accident at G St & El Rancho Dr Pedestrian accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents on Nevada roads. This is due to the fact that pedestrians have no protection from harm in the event of an accident with a passenger vehicle. Between the years 2008 and 2017, it was estimated that approximately 600 people lost their lives in pedestrian accidents and many others were injured in Nevada. The loss of a loved one in a pedestrian accident can impact your life in many ways. Because of this, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.

Losing somebody you love in a pedestrian accident can impact your life in many ways. You may have questions that only a dedicated Sparks pedestrian accident lawyer will be able to help you answer. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that continue to pile up against you. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in a pedestrian accident, you may be feeling helpless and alone. It is crucial that you speak with a skilled Sparks wrongful death attorney that you can rely on.

Sparks Pedestrian Accident Attorneys 

Our accident attorneys at Coulter Harsh Law are here to help you move forward after you have lost a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident. We will help you work toward the results you deserve in your claim. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. We are here for you when you need us the most. Please 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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