JEAN, NEVADA (February 18, 2017) – A two car accident on Saturday morning on Interstate 15 left one person dead and two injured, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:00 am on the northbound side of Interstate 15, near Jean. A Nissan sedan was traveling northbound when it was rear ended by a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck. The impact caused the pickup truck to overturn, ejecting a female passenger that was not wearing a seatbelt.
The truck’s other two occupants, both males, were rushed to a nearby hospital. One of the two injured was in critical condition. The three people inside the Nissan did not report any injuries. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“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.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Jean, Reno, Las Vegas, and throughout Nevada, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.