“Fatal Car Crash”
HENDERSON, NEVADA (May 25, 2017) – 80-year-old Joseph Wolford Sr. was involved in a fatal vehicle collision in the eastern valley area of Las Vegas Monday evening, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. (map)
The collision took place at around 7:05 p.m. Wolford was driving a 2014 Ford Mustang traveling southbound on Mount Hood when a driver of a 1998 Honda Accord, traveling westbound on Carey, ran a stop sign and collided into the Mustang. Wolford was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the coroner’s report.
The driver of the Accord, later identified as Luis Jmenez, was taken to University Medical Center for minor injuries and later arrested on possession of a controlled substance.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely.
We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 864-6664. We are here to help you.
Lexton Law Firm Injury lawyers has offices in Henderson, Summerlin, and Las Vegas, Nevada, as well as offices throughout northern and southern California, with our main offices in Irvine, California.