Las Vegas Sun

October 17, 2017

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Wreck shuts down part of Desert Inn Road

Area of accident

A wreck this afternoon shut down traffic on a portion of Desert Inn Road.

Metro Police Officer Laura Meltzer said the crash happened about 2:45 p.m. near Fort Apache and Desert Inn roads. One person was rushed to University Medical Center with serious injuries not thought to be life-threatening.

Meltzer said the eastbound lanes of Desert Inn were closed jut west of Fort Apache.

Motorists were advised to avoid the area shortly before 4 p.m., though Meltzer said the intersection was in the process of being cleared.

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