Deadly Traffic Accident on I-15
An early Sunday morning car accident left one woman dead and nine others injured in Las Vegas.
The fatal incident occurred on November 21st around 1:20 a.m., per reports.
A westbound Ford Explorer reportedly collided with a northbound Chevrolet Suburban.
Nevada Highway Patrol stated that the Explorer failed to stop at the red light, causing the two vehicles to collide.
Due to the impact, the Suburban overturned.
A total of ten people, two from the Explorer and eight from the Suburban were rushed to University Medical Center.
Sadly, the female passenger of the Suburban, 54-year-old Gina Artzer, died at the hospital.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Gina Marie Artzer.
Statistics from 2019 show that 846 people were killed in crashes that involved running a red light and about 143,000 people were injured.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.