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Nevada Highway Patrol seeking to employ new members

A Nevada Highway Patrol vehicle is shown in this undated photo. (FOX5 FILE)
 A Nevada Highway Patrol vehicle is shown in this undated photo. (FOX5 FILE) A Nevada Highway Patrol vehicle is displayed in this undated picture.( FOX5 FILE ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -. Nevada Highway Patrol is planning to host two open houses next week to help make the working with procedure much faster than normal.

The open homes are arranged for June 12 with a morning session ranging from 7 – 11 a.m. and an afternoon session from 5 – 8 p.m. at Highway Patrol’s Southern Command Head Office at 4615 West Sundown Road.

” This process is going to be moving quick,” NHP Cannon fodder Jason Buratczuk stated. “Usually, when you get hired on by the department, it can take six months to a year, it’s a long process. We’re accelerating that procedure.”

NHP is wishing to have 20 officers employed by August.

Anybody who has an interest in applying in motivated to submit an application first beforehand.

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A single person killed in fatal crash on Boulder Highway and Lamb Boulevard

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” (FOX5) “border=” 0″ src=” /wp-content/uploads/2018/05/14919368_G.jpg” width= “180”/ >( FOX5 ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. A motorist was eliminated in a deadly crash that took place on East Boulder Highway and Lamb Boulevard early Saturday early morning, City Police said.

According to police, a Nissan Altima was facing north on Boulder Highway and had stopped at a red light at Lamb Boulevard.

A GMC Envoy that was speeding attempted to pass the Altima in the ideal turn lane. The SUV struck the other vehicle on the rear passenger side of the cars and truck, Metro Police stated.

The chauffeur of the GMC continued onto Lamb Boulevard till it struck a concrete pony wall in front of a 7-11 corner store on the northeast corner, according to authorities.

City stated the motorist of the GMC was unrestrained and was ejected from their automobile as it overturned onto the traveler side.

Both chauffeurs were required to Sunrise Hospital. The GMC motorist was pronounced deceased, according to cops.

The Altima motorist had minor injuries. Cops were called to the scene at 3:44 a.m.

. This death marks the 45th traffic related deadly that fell under Metro Police’s jurisdiction in 2018.

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Highway Patrol IDs guy killed in rollover crash

Friday, April 13, 2018|2:49 p.m.

. The Nevada Highway Patrol identified a motorist eliminated Thursday night in a single-car, rollover crash as Jeffery Sedgh, 41.

The wreck happened about 7:50 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Summerlin Parkway, east of the Buffalo Drive off-ramp, the patrol stated.

The 2018 Hyundai Sonata Sedgh was driving drifted off the road, struck a bridge abutment and reversed, the patrol stated. Sedgh died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Man killed after boulder crashes through windshield on highway

Chris Lopez was in the passenger seat of a car driven by his pregnant wife when a boulder crashed through their windshield, killing him Tuesday, March 13, 2018. (Source: Family, KTLA via CNN)
< img alt=" Chris Lopez was in the passenger seat of a cars and truck driven by his pregnant partner when a boulder crashed through their windshield, killing him Tuesday, March 13, 2018. (Source: Household, KTLA via CNN)California Highway Patrol said someone intentionally dropped the boulder onto a freeway in Pasadena Tuesday, March 13, 2018. (Source: KTLA via CNN)
” title =” Chris Lopez was in the traveler seat of an automobile driven by his pregnant spouse when a stone crashed through their windscreen, eliminating him Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

( Source: Family, KTLA through CNN )” border =” 0″ src =” /wp-content/uploads/2018/03/16328733_G.jpg “width =” 180″/ > Chris Lopez remained in the passenger seat of a car driven by his pregnant other half when a boulder crashed through their windscreen, killing him Tuesday, March 13, 2018. (Source: Household, KTLA via CNN)< img alt =" California Highway Patrol said

somebody intentionally dropped the stone onto a highway in Pasadena Tuesday, March 13, 2018. (Source: KTLA through CNN)” title =” California Highway Patrol stated someone purposefully dropped the stone onto a freeway in Pasadena Tuesday, March 13, 2018. (Source: KTLA through CNN)” border=”0 “src =” /wp-content/uploads/2018/03/16328738_G.jpg” width =” 180″/ > California Highway Patrol said somebody purposefully dropped the stone onto a highway in Pasadena Tuesday,

March 13, 2018. (Source: KTLA through CNN). PASADENA, Calif. (Meredith/AP)– The pregnant spouse of a male eliminated by a stone that crashed through the window of their automobile is advocating information that leads to an arrest. The California Highway Patrol said somebody deliberately pressed the 35-pound boulder off a highway overpass in Pasadena late Tuesday, sending it smashing through the windshield. Twenty-three-year-old Christopher Lopez, who remained in the traveler seat of the Toyota driven by his better half, was killed. Guadalupe Gutierrez, the victim’s spouse, was unhurt as was

their 4-year-old child in the rear seats. Gutierrez fought back tears Thursday as she asked for potential witnesses to come forward. She said the awful occurrence follows she and her other half recently found out she’s pregnant.

” Now he’s gone,” Gutierrez stated during a press conference. ” We’re requesting your aid. If anyone saw anything, please assist us discover whoever did this to him. He didn’t deserve this. My daughter didn’t deserve this.”

Investigators stated they are inspecting the stone for any possible DNA proof but are also requesting the public’s aid.

” This was an innocent family driving house,” CHP Lt. Chuck Geletko stated. ” We require help from the public to find the person who committed this atrocious act and prevent this from happening to another household.”

The Associated Press added to this report.

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Vegas police investigate shooting on Stone Highway

Metro at the scene of a critical shooting on Boulder Highway on Nov. 19, 2017. (LVACS)Metro at the scene of a vital shooting on Stone Highway on Nov. 19, 2017. (LVACS) City at the scene of a vital shooting on Boulder Highway on Nov. 19, 2017.( LVACS ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -. Authorities are investigating a vital shooting in east Las Vegas early Sunday morning. Officers responding to a shooting hire the block of 5600 Stone Highway, at Tropicana Avenue, just after 4:30 a.m.

City said 2 individuals at that area were contending each other and both were struck by the shooting.

One victim suffered important injuries in the incident and the other was noted as steady while at the health center.

The event stays under examination according to authorities.

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Vegas PD: 1 individual, shot eliminated at Suites on Stone Highway

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180″/ > LAS VEGAS (FOX5 )- Las Vegas authorities are examining a fatal shooting in the east part of town Sunday early morning,

City said they responded to an event call at The Suites, located at 4855 Stone Hwy., just north of Flamingo Road, at about 4:30 a.m.

Officers found an individual experiencing numerous gunshot injuries at that area, inning accordance with authorities.

The victim was carried to the medical facility but later on pronounced deceased from the injuries sustained.

Authorities stated homicide investigators were managing the investigation.

City did not release any additional instant details about the event.

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Man detained in beating death of female, 67, near Stone Highway

Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017|8:25 p.m.

. A guy who supposedly battered a female who was out for a walk and who later on caught her injuries has actually been implicated in her murder, according to a City Authorities arrest warrant.

Alexander Duwarte, 33, who investigators had questioned multiple times about the June 19, 2016, event, was detained Monday and booked at the Clark County Detention Center on one count of murder.

Christine Ralston, 67, died the following month from problems of the attack, cops stated.

Before being hurried to the health center, Ralston was able to seek aid and explain the attacker, who she believed to be a male who had actually sexually harassed her twice before.

Officers and medical teams were dispatched about 12:30 a.m. the night of the attack to The Suites, a long-term hotel on 4855 Stone Highway, cops stated. She and her hubby reported the attack to staff at the complex’s workplace.

Days later on, when detectives tried carrying out a follow-up interview on several events, Ralston was unconscious and intubated at Daybreak Health center and Medical Center where her condition intensified. She passed away on July 14.

Investigators questioned Duwarte on two celebrations at the detention center where he ‘d been scheduled in November and February on cases unassociated to the slaying, authorities stated. He ‘d stated that he understood the event however maintained his innocence.

That’s not exactly what he told three people on separate occasions that he ‘d beat an older female to death, saying things such as, he ‘d “beat a b– into a coma and she passed away,” authorities said. Investigators likewise connected him to the area of the criminal activity scene through his cellphone.

In the warrant, cops composed that some of the knowledge from the event connected to among the people Duwarte supposedly confessed to eliminating a woman, might have just originated from the perpetrator.

Lethal auto-pedestrian crash on Boulder Highway

Metro officers at the scene of a fatal collision on Boulder Highway on July 15, 2017. (Cherney Amhara/FOX5)< img src=" /wp-content/uploads/2017/07/14393262_G.jpg" alt= "Metro officers at the scene of a deadly crash on Boulder Highway on July 15, 2017. (Cherney Amhara/FOX5)"

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a fatal accident on Stone Highway on July 15, 2017. (Cherney Amhara/FOX5)” border=” 0″ width =” 180″/ > Metro officers at the scene of a deadly

accident on Boulder Highway on July 15, 2017.( Cherney Amhara/FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. Authorities are investigating a deadly auto-pedestrian crash in east Las Vegas Saturday early morning. Metro reacted to a reported traffic accident at the intersection of Stone Highway and Desert Horizons Drive, near Russell Road, right before 9 a.m.

Officers said an 89-year-old pedestrian was crossing the highway at that place outside of a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a 2006 Acura TL.

Traffic constraints were in place at the intersection as deadly detail investigated the crash scene.

Authorities stated the male was transported to Sunrise Medical facility in vital condition, however later died at the hospital from injuries sustained in the collision.

The crash stays under examination according to City.

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Pedestrian, 89, eliminated in Stone Highway crosswalk

Published Saturday, July 15, 2017|1:38 p.m.

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An 89-year-old pedestrian was struck in the southeast valley this morning, marking the 35th traffic fatality including a pedestrian in City Authorities’s jurisdiction this year, officials said.

Officers and medics were dispatched about 9 a.m. to Boulder Highway and Desert Horizons Drive, police stated.

The individual was struck while in a crosswalk, police said. More information were not immediately available.

This was the 45th auto-pedestrian death on Stone Highway because 2006, which totals up to almost 10 percent of auto-pedestrian deaths in Nevada.

One of many enhancements to make pedestrian crossing more secure at Stone Highway debuted today with a crossing along the road at Sun Valley Drive, near the Eastside Cannery.

Requiring to Twitter after the crash, City’s traffic bureau said that out of the 79 overall traffic fatalities it’s examined so far in 2017, about 90 percent have been caused by “human mistake,” being DUI, no safety belt, speeding, cannot yield or not paying attention.

In another Tweet, the firm alerted motorists to “keep your eyes up, look ahead, concentrate on the roadway and not your phone,” adding that “79 individuals should not be dead. Those who eliminated them have much to deal with.”

Crash causes highway shutdown Wednesday night

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City cops are examining an occurrence that started with a home invasion and caused a crash on I-15.

It occurred around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday at a house on Scotch Heather Street near Valley View Drive.

Authorities stated two suspects left the home in a black navigator, and after that crashed into the back of another car on Northbound I-15.

The suspect’s automobile caught fire and compelled the highway to be closed down at Charleston as teams cleaned up and authorities examined.

No injuries were reported and both suspects were taken into custody.

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