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January 16, 2018

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Two dead after accident in downtown Las Vegas


Metro Police say two people are dead after a car accident in downtown Las Vegas Saturday morning.

According Metro Lt. Dan Zehnder, the accident occurred about 10:45 a.m. at Martin Luther King Boulevard and Symphony Park Avenue.

Zehnder said preliminary evidence indicates one of the victims pulled in front of oncoming traffic, causing an accident with two other cars.

The passenger of that car died at the scene and the driver died after being transported to University Medical Center, according to Zehnder.

The occupants of the two other vehicles were unharmed, he said.

Metro is still investigating the accident and will release more information later.

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