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I-215 near Decatur Boulevard resumes to traffic after oil spill

A cement truck spilled oil on the 1-25 westbound near Decatur Boulevard, June 29, 2018. (Photo: LVACS)
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spilled oil on the 1-25 westbound near Decatur Boulevard, June 29, 2018.( Photo: LVACS)” border= “0” src= “http://kvvu.images.worldnow.com/images/17090966_G.jpg?auto=webp&disable=upscale&width=800&lastEditedDate=20180629123028” width= “180”/ > A cement truck spilled oil on the 1-25 westbound near Decatur Boulevard, June 29, 2018.

( Photo: LVACS). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. Interstate 215 at South Decatur Boulevard was closed down Friday early morning due to a cement truck spilling oil onto the highway, according to Nevada Highway Patrol. The incident happened at 8:47 a.m. NHP stated 7 separate car crashes happened as an outcome of the oil spill. No serious injuries were reported.

Traffic was diverted onto Interstate 15 due to the lane closures, NHP said.

All westbound lanes on I-215 were resumed to traffic soon before 12:45 p.m.

#trafficalert oil spill on IR215 WB at Decatur. 3 different crashes have taken place. No severe injuries but westbound Southern Beltway traffic being diverted onto the IR15. Expect delays in the area. No time at all frame yet regarding when the highway will reopen. #drivesafenv #buckleup #nhp– NHP Southern Command( @NHPSouthernComm) June 29, 2018 Copyright 2018 KVVU( KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights scheduled.

Dad, son shot outside home near Decatur, Twain

Published Friday, Sept. 15, 2017|10:24 p.m.

Updated 11 hours, 6 minutes ago

A male and his kid are anticipated to recuperate after being shot Friday night during what was at first referred to as a yard sale however turned out to be a possible domestic disruption in front of a home near Decatur Boulevard and Twain Avenue, according to City Cops Lt. Peter Kisfalvi.

The shooting remains under examination and the circumstances behind it appear suspicious, he stated. It wasn’t immediately clear who fired the rounds or if there were any suspects on the run.

Officers and medics were dispatched about 8:45 p.m. to the 5100 block of Hibbett Drive, Kisfalvi said. There they discovered two guys who they hurried to a healthcare facility with survivable injuries.

It appears there was some sort of confrontation prior to shooting erupted, Kisfalvi said.

Further details was not instantly offered.

Hit-and-run seriously injures elderly pedestrian on Decatur

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017|12:25 a.m.

. An elderly pedestrian suffered important injuries in a hit-and-run crash Wednesday night on Decatur Boulevard, near Sahara Avenue, inning accordance with City Cops.

The driver of a white SUV, potentially a Jeep, ran away the scene, heading south on Decatur, then west on Pennwood Opportunity, Lt. David Gordon stated.

The pedestrian, who was on the road, simply south of Sahara, was struck about 8:15 p.m. and was rushed to a hospital in vital condition, Gordon said.

City’s traffic casualty system remained at the scene about midnight.

Police examine pair of shootings along Decatur Boulevard

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Las Vegas Metro authorities are investigating a pair of shootings that happened minutes apart along South Decatur Boulevard on Monday evening.

The very first shooting was reported at 6:07 p.m. at Decatur and West Oakey. About five minutes later, a 2nd shooting was reported at 2695 S. Decatur Blvd., simply north of Edna Avenue.

City’s Lt. Jeff Goodwin said it did not appear that the victims’ injuries were dangerous.

About 8:20 p.m., Goodwin said one of the victims was treated for small injuries and that the other one underwent surgery.

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Metro investigates deadly stabbing near Decatur, Tropicana

Released Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015|10:42 p.m.

Updated 4 hours, 9 minutes ago

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Leonard Woods

Metro Authorities are examining a deadly stabbing in the southwest valley late Wednesday.

Leonard Woods has actually been determined as the suspect in the slaying.

Authorities looked out to the occurrence at 8:20 a.m. near Tropicana Avenue and Decatur Boulevard, Officer Michael Rodriguez stated.

Cops closed lanes of traffic on Decatur during the examination.

The identity of the victim is unidentified. No other details were readily available.

Authorities advise anybody with knowledge of Woods’ location to call 311 instantly.

The majority of Decatur closed at Gilmore after multi-vehicle crash

A woman was in vital condition Friday early morning following a multi-vehicle crash in North Las Vegas, cops said.

The crash happened about 10:20 a.m. on Decatur Boulevard at Gilmore Opportunity. The lady was southbound on Decatur when she changed lanes and hit an SUV and a sedan, police stated.

The woman was liberated from a car and required to University Medical Center. Others associated with the crash were able to win injuries that were not life-threatening.

Most of Decatur is obstructed off with one southbound lane open for traffic, said authorities, who advised drivers to prevent the area.

This is a developing story. Inspect back for updates.

Review-Journal photographer Bizu Tesfaye contributed.

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