Reno Man Charged in Washoe County DUI Death

Yet another incident of driving while intoxicated has resulted in yet another Northern Nevada wrongful death and a 19-year old man is accused of Nevada DUI. The accident which occurred in November 2011 in Galena, happened when Justin Sigstad crashed his Ford F-250 on Douglas Fir Dr. just near Mt. Rose Hwy. One teen was seriously injured in the crash and 17-year old Bryce Conway was killed. It is unknown why no arrests have been made until this late date. If you have lost a relative to Washoe County wrongful death accident, contact to begin your personal injury case today.

Mr. Sigstad has been charged with a Reno DUI causing death, causing harm while driving under the influence, reckless driving and being a minor possessing alcohol. This is not Mr. Sigstad’s first brush with the law, or even first scrape for alcohol issues. In August, Mr. Sigstad was charged with being under 21 and possessing alcohol. In April 2011, Mr. Sigstag was charged with drug paraphernalia possession, marijuana possession and contributing to another minor’s delinquency. Records show that at the time of the April arrest, Mr. Sigstad was on juvenile probation. If you have lost a relative due to a Reno DUI accidents, the personal injury attorneys at NV-Attorney can help with your case. is the Northern Nevada arm of the family owned Las Vegas personal injury law firm, Benson and Bingham. Our family law firm, founded in 2003, works to reduce the financial burden on victims of Nevada accidents. We are experts in automobile accident, dog bites and other injuries, casino injuries and even casino injuries outside of the Silver State when the company’s corporate parent is based in Nevada. In 2010 and 2011, our leading Las Vegas personal injury firm secured over $24,000,000 for our clients. If you have been injured or lost a relative in a Nevada personal injury accident, contact today.

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