12-Year-Old Boy Struck and Injured by Vehicle on Charleston Boulevard in Las Vegas
NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV (March 24, 2023) – Las Vegas police confirmed that a 12-year-old child suffered serious injuries in an accident on Charleston Boulevard on March 17.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the collision happened at Lamont Street around 5:03 PM. Based on a report, the boy was riding a scooter across the crosswalk at the time of the crash.
Due to unknown reasons, a 21-year-old woman from Las Vegas did not yield to the pedestrian’s right-of-way and struck him with a sedan.
As a result, the boy suffered life-threatening injuries. Paramedics transported him to an area hospital for treatment.
At this point, officers continue to investigate the case.
Always check your surroundings when driving, especially in highways and in areas near intersections. Always give way to people who cross the street to avoid an accident.
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