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Man critically injured in single-vehicle crash


Steve Marcus

A Nevada Highway Patrol trooper takes a photo of a pickup truck at the Rampart Boulevard and the Summerlin Parkway eastbound onramp Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. The driver was critically injured in the single-vehicle accident, according to NHP.

A man was critically injured this morning when he crashed a pickup truck into a light pole, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported about 9:10 a.m. at the intersection of Rampart Boulevard and Summerlin Parkway, NHP spokesman Jeremie Elliott said.

The driver, whose name was not released, was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening head trauma, Elliott said.

Part of the northbound lane on Rampart Boulevard was blocked to traffic earlier this morning.

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