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October 19, 2019

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Car Accidents Las Vegas

Photo: Airreyata Dillon holds her baby while speaking to
Las Vegas family struggles with death of loved one in unsolved hit-and-run case
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
The driver of the Toyota Corolla not only left a young child alone to witness death, but also stole Jacqueline Dillon’s survival chances had that person rendered aid or called 911. “When you leave and leave someone to die, that’s not a mistake.”
Police: Man sleeping in desert near downtown Vegas dies after being run over
Police: Man sleeping in desert near downtown Vegas dies after being run over
Saturday, October 12, 2019
A man sleeping under a tarp in a desert lot in downtown Las Vegas may have been run over by a pickup truck used as a float Friday night during ...
Photo: Metro Police investigate a fatal motorcycle crash
3 killed in separate crashes on Vegas roads in span of 12 hours
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Metro’s traffic unit, announcing the crash on Twitter, wrote, “Another motorcyclist is dead today, and ...
Impact of fatal crash in northwest valley 'caused the cars to explode'
Impact of fatal crash in northwest valley 'caused the cars to explode'
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
When Gabriel Haas' Tesla Model 3 shot through a red signal and smashed into a compact SUV, the consequences were sadly predictable ...
Las Vegas man, 20, dies at hospital after single-car crash
Las Vegas man, 20, dies at hospital after single-car crash
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
A 20-year-old man critically injured in a single-car crash Friday has died, according to Metro Police. Cristian Jesus Munoz of Las Vegas died Sunday at ...
Desert Inn reopened after crash west of freeway
Monday, September 30, 2019
Westbound Desert Inn Road is closed at Polaris Avenue as officers investigate a serious two-vehicle collision, according to Metro Police. Two people were taken to University Medical Center in ...
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle in Henderson
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle in Henderson
Monday, September 30, 2019
A 21-year-old man died after he was hit by a vehicle Sunday night while crossing Sunset Road near Green Valley Parkway, according to Henderson Police. The vehicle was ...
Two students, 12, hit by bus near middle school
Two students, 12, hit by bus near middle school
Friday, September 27, 2019
A school bus hit two students this morning in a crosswalk near their southeast valley middle school, critically injuring one of the children, according to Metro Police. The two ...
After string of fatal DUI crashes, deep sense of tragedy hits victims' loved ones
After string of fatal DUI crashes, deep sense of tragedy hits victims' loved ones
Friday, September 27, 2019
Three times in five days, debris scattered across Las Vegas roadways has been indicative of the brute force, destruction and death that suspected DUI motorists can leave behind ...
Police: 1 killed, 5 injured in red-light crash
Thursday, September 26, 2019
A driver suspected of being impaired caused a three-vehicle crash that killed him and critically injured two of his passengers early today in ...
Hit-and-run motorist sought after killing bicyclist in southwest valley
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Metro Police were searching for a hit-and-run motorist who killed a bicyclist on a southwest valley road early Wednesday ...
Photo: Officers investigate a fatal crash on Sahara Avenu
DUI suspect in fatal Las Vegas crash had DUI conviction in 2016
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
A motorist suspected of driving impaired Wednesday morning in the central valley veered into wrong-way traffic, smashing head-on into a car, killing its driver ...
Man arrested on DUI count in fatal weekend crash
Man arrested on DUI count in fatal weekend crash
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Impaired behind the wheel, the driver of a late-model Tesla Model 3 sped through a red light at a northwest valley intersection Saturday morning, causing a crash that killed one person and injured ...
Photo: Flamingo Road was shut down after a crash that kil
Metro: Motorcyclist in fatal Las Vegas crash wasn't fleeing police
Monday, September 16, 2019
A speeding motorcyclist who crashed into a car Friday night in the Spring Valley area, killing the car's driver and passenger, was not fleeing ...
Motorcyclist avoiding police causes crash in Spring Valley, 3 dead
Motorcyclist avoiding police causes crash in Spring Valley, 3 dead
Friday, September 13, 2019
A motorcyclist fleeing a traffic stop Friday night plowed onto a car in the Spring Valley area, killing a woman, a 12-year-old girl, and himself ...