• July 14, 2022

Driver Injured in 18-wheeler, Train Accident in Clark County, NV

Clark County, NV-- July 13, 2022, one person was injured in , due to an accident where an 18-wheeler and a train crashed on Range Road.

Investigators reported that the crash took place at around 4:50 p.m. off the corner of Range Road and the 215 Beltway. It appears that an 18-wheeler went onto the tracks outside of Las Vegas as a train passed. As a result, the train crashed into the truck driver. EMS transported the truck driver to a hospital with reportedly minor injuries. No further information about the crash is available at this time.

Commentary on Semi-Truck, Train Accident on Range Road in Clark County

While it's not clear what happened here, folks may see things as pretty open-and-shut. After all, there aren't many reasons this sort of thing happens without a truck driver being in the wrong. But it's always important to be thorough and not jump to conclusions. Were there mechanical issues? Malfunctioning signals? A disabled truck on the tracks the conductor should have known about? A poorly trained truck driver? Likely or not, there are possible factors that are much more complex than just a driver being on their phone or recklessly trying to beat a train across the tracks. Especially if it can get someone the help they need, it's worth looking into all the possible factors surrounding this crash.

Driver Injured in 18-wheeler, Train Accident in Clark County, NV


*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done in an ethical way.