fbpx
Home Accidents Officials identified 19-year-old Javarius Barfield and 8-year-old Chase Fernandez who died in...

Officials identified 19-year-old Javarius Barfield and 8-year-old Chase Fernandez who died in a crash (Las Vegas, NV)

The Clark County Coroner’s office identified 19-year-old Javarius Barfield and 8-year-old Chase Fernandez as the victims who lost their lives in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 15 earlier this week.

Javarius Barfield, 19, and Chase Fernandez, 8, of Lawrenceville, GA both died of multiple blunt force trauma they sustained in the crash, according to the coroner’s office. Their manners of death were termed as accidents. Nevada Highway Patrol said in a statement that the fatal incident took place on Monday night at northbound I-15 by mile marker 78, approximately 25 miles northeast of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

A wrong-way vehicle was involved in the collision. Authorities believe that impairment might have played a factor in the crash. No details have been provided regarding the events leading up to the accident.

An investigation is continuing.

August 5, 2021

Source: news3lv.com

Need an Accident Report?

Request a Free Police Accident Report and get connected to an accident attorney in your local area. This is a Free, No Obligation service provided to our readers.

Your Report will be collected by the local legal advocate in your area. Read through our Accident Report terms and conditions before submitting.


 

Nevada Driving & Traffic School

Nationwide Report has teamed up with DMVEDU.ORG to bring Nevada drivers direct access to discounted Defensive Driving, Traffic School and Drivers Education Courses.

Recent Nevada Accidents
Tap on the Article Title to Read More

Man killed after a bicycle accident in North Las Vegas (North Las Vegas, NV)

A man lost his life following a two-vehicle accident Friday morning in North Las Vegas. As per the initial information, the authorities actively responded to the area at Dorrell and Bostick Weir St. at about 8:20 a.m. in response to...

1 person dead after a traffic collision in Carson City (Carson City, NV)

On early Friday morning, one person was killed following a rollover crash in Carson City. As per the initial information, the fatal traffic collision was reported a little before 5 a.m. on northbound I-580 at the College Parkway off-ramp in...

15-year-old teen succumbs to his injuries after a crash in Las Vegas; Destiny Jimenez arrested (Las Vegas, NV)

Authorities confirmed that a 15-year-old teen died of injuries he suffered after being run over while riding a skateboard on May 13 in Las Vegas. The fatal incident took place on Forsythe Drive, near Sloan Lane and Sahara Avenue, at...

Nevada News
Reporting on 20+ Cities in NV

Download mSpy Today.

Nevada Residents

In the State of Nevada you have three (3) years from the date of the accident, to file a claim for Damage to Personal Property. Learn more about Nevada's Statute of Limitations, Car Insurance Limits and more by visiting our Data Report below.
Request Accident Report