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January 18, 2018

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Unlicensed teen loses control of car, strikes man in yard

Car hits man in yard

A 17-year-old without a driver’s license lost control of a vehicle and struck a man working in his yard, North Las Vegas Police said.

Sgt. Tim Bedwell said the incident happened about 9:45 a.m. today at 6125 Leaning Rock Court, near Tropical Parkway and Camino Eldorado.

When the boy lost control of the vehicle, he drove onto a front yard, where the vehicle hit the man, Bedwell said. The man was taken to University Medical Center with serious injuries.

Bedwell said the teen likely will be charged with losing control of a vehicle and operating a motor vehicle without a license.

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