Hit and run car accidents are an ongoing problem in Las Vegas. Drivers
cause car accidents and then flee the scene of the accident virtually
daily in Clark County. Hit and run accidents often involve drivers who
are intoxicated and who run in order to avoid being arrested. While most
of these types of accidents involve a person who is driving an automobile
hitting another car, they also occur in situations where cars collide
with pedestrians and bicyclists. Hit and run car accidents can occur almost
anywhere. As one would expect, streets, freeways, and intersections are
common locations for hit and runs to occur. However, driveways and parking
lots also see many hit and run accidents as well. Hit and runs in Las
Vegas frequently involve serious bodily injury. Regardless of the severity
of your accident, it is important to contact a skilled car accident attorney
as soon as possible.
Skilled and experienced car accident lawyers have significant track records
in dealing with victims of hit and run accidents in Las Vegas. The fact
that the driver flees the scene of the accident necessitates that certain
tasks be completed as soon as possible after the accident occurs.
Report your accident to the police as soon as possible In Las Vegas, you
should contact the
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (follow the link for contact information).
- Provide the police with any other information you can remember about the
other vehicle, including the license plate number.
- Do not make the mistake of assuming that your own insurance company will
take care of you. They will not. You need an experienced car accident
attorney to help you.
The best hit and run accident lawyers are skilled specialists who know
how to utilize a vast array of investigative resources in order to uncover
the facts surrounding the hit and run accident.
Never Settle for Less Than You Deserve: Contact Oronoz & Ericsson
If you have been injured in a Las Vegas hit and run accident,
contact Oronoz, Ericsson & Gaffney now. Call us 24/7 at (702) 878-2889.