41-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed in Deadly Collision near North Pecos Road
LAS VEGAS, NV (June 20, 2022) – 41-year-old Abe Cruz Mendibles was killed in a bicycle accident on Las Vegas Boulevard.
The incident occurred around 9:23 p.m., near North Pecos Road.
According to reports, Raymond Perez-Hernandez lost control of his northbound 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt and veered off the road.
As a result, the Chevy struck a male bicyclist who was riding along the road. Officers and medical personnel arrived at the scene and pronounced Mendibles dead at the scene.
Paramedics also transported 26-year-old Perez-Hernandez to a nearby hospital with minor injuries. Upon his release from the hospital, officers took him to Clark County Detention Center to face DUI charges.
At this time, an active investigation to determine further details is still underway. Once available, more information will be provided.
The team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of Abe Cruz Mendibles, who are grieving over the loss of their loved one. May you find comfort and strength during this time.
If your safety on the road was put under a great threat due to a negligent driver, reach out to Sweet James. With over 20 years of experience in the legal field, they will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Their seasoned professional legal team has dealt with cases including bicycle accidents, personal injury, and wrongful death. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. You can also contact them 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message. Click here to request a police report.
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