Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

A traffic accident involving two cars occurred on Sunday afternoon in Las Vegas which left Nevada’s governor with injuries. 

According to the governor’s spokesperson, the incident took place around 1 p.m. at the intersection of Rainbow Boulevard and Russell Road. 

The Metropolitan Police Department arrived at the scene on October 17th to investigate the collision between a red sedan and Lexus SUV. 

Both Sisolak and the other driver were transported to University Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. 

Due to the collision, authorities also shut down the intersection for a period of time. 

The crash remains under investigation. 

Tips for after accident procedures:

  • Always stop at the scene 
  • Call 911 if there are any injuries 
  • Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
  • Exchange information with others involved and document everything 
  • Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault

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 also 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.