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Nevada Highway Patrol: 2 eliminated in 2-vehicle wreck on I-11

Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018|9:03 a.m.

STONE CITY– The Nevada Highway Patrol says two people were eliminated and 3 injured in a two-vehicle wreck on Interstate 11 in Boulder City early Tuesday early morning.

The Highway Patrol states those eliminated were 2 of 3 people in a broken-down sedan that was parked on the side of the freeway when a cars and truck knocked into its rear.

The third individual in the sedan and a male and a child in the second cars and truck were hurt. All were reported in steady condition.

Inning accordance with the Highway Patrol, speed and impairment by alcohol added to the crash.

Lady critically injured in 2-vehicle wreck

Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018|10:32 a.m.

. A female was critically hurt Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash at Southern Highlands Parkway and Valley View Boulevard, inning accordance with City Cops.

A pickup truck headed north on Southern Highlands about 6:50 p.m. collided with a car that was headed south and turning left at Valley View, cops stated.

A 36-year-old Las Vegas lady who was a traveler in the car was required to University Medical Center with crucial injuries, police stated.

Both drivers also experienced injuries, police stated. The crash remains under investigation, police said.

Pedestrian killed after being struck by vehicle on Las Vegas pathway identified

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Officers responded at about 5:50 p.m. to Sahara Avenue and Tenaya Way. Officers recognized the chauffeur as 30-year-old Mathew Beard. Inning accordance with police, Beard was driving a 2004 GMC Yukon and heading west on Sahara when he unexpectedly altered directions for unknown factors.

Beard drove across the travel lanes on Sahara Avenue “in a northwest direction” and he struck a pedestrian, identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Luis Gagliano III, 54, who had actually been walking on the walkway, Metro stated. Beard continued heading northwest, hitting a palm tree and then an unregistered, vacant Dodge Ram truck near Budget Plan Car Rental on 7150 West Sahara Avenue.

Gagliano was noticable dead at the scene and Beard was taken to University Medical Center Trauma with dangerous injuries, City said.

According to cops, debris and vehicle fluids from the crash struck an overall of 9 other lorries. It was unidentified if problems was a factor.

Roadways in the location were closed while authorities investigated.

This was the 85th traffic-related casualty that complete under City’s jurisdiction in 2018.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Mom of 2 dies after leaping from moving vehicle

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to authorities. The car was traveling 40 mph when the woman unlocked and leapt out, < a href=" http://abc7.com/mother-of-2-dies-after-jumping-out-of-moving-minivan-in-brea/3848673/" target="

_ blank” > KABC-TV reported. She was transferred to the hospital where she later on died. Member of the family identified her as Dezirae Mendoza.

Two female guests who were inside the vehicle at the time stayed at the scene and informed officers Mendoza leapt for no apparent reason, KTLA reported. “( The 2 females) saw the victim open the car then leave from the vehicle and fall out onto the highway,” Lt. Adam Hawley said. “It’s not typical behavior for somebody to leave a moving vehicle under these type of scenarios, and that triggers issue. Clearly, we have a few concerns that we’re attempting to ask and get to the bottom of.”

The male chauffeur sped off, however officers later on situated him at a home in Los Angeles County. After cops questioned him, the motorist was released pending additional examination.

Authorities are also waiting for the coroner’s report and toxicology outcomes, which might not be readily available for another six to 8 weeks, inning accordance with KABC.

A GoFundMe page established to cover Mendoza’s funeral service costs has actually raised more than $2,000.

She leaves behind a 9-month-old and 4-year-old child.

Friends and household described her as “a very outgoing, high-spirited woman who indicates more than words can reveal.”

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Guy jailed after barrier inside armored vehicle near Hoover Dam

BOULDER CITY, NV (FOX5) –

A male who barricaded himself inside an armored vehicle near the Hoover Dam Bridge Bypass on U.S. Highway 93 was collared by Arizona authorities Friday afternoon.

Mathew P. Wright, 30, of Henderson, deals with numerous charges consisting of blockage of a highway, endangerment, illegal flight from police, misconduct including a weapon and terrorist acts. Wright was booked into the Mohave County Prison, inning accordance with a release from the Arizona Department of Public Security.

Nevada Highway Patrol reacted to reports of the barrier on the Pat Tillman memorial bridge around 12 p.m. Trooper Jason Buratczuk stated the guy was perhaps equipped with a rifle and was obstructing all southbound traffic lanes. Arizona Highway Patrol, Boulder City police and Las Vegas Metropolitan Authorities and National Forest Service Law Enforcement were also reacting to the event.

“We’re in a traveler location and you hear somebody perhaps with a long rifle, I suggest the scars are still, you understand, quite fresh from 1 October.”

Inning accordance with Buratczuk, the man was seen waving handmade indication reading, “release the OIG report.”

The male tried to drive down the United States 93 in the “homemade armored automobile,” when he ran over spike strips causing 3 of the vehicle’s tires to deflate.

Wright was blocked by a semi-truck then turned around and drove into a wash trail where he was taken into custody by Arizona authorities without event.

Authorities discovered a rifle and pistol inside the truck, the release stated.

“We are happy that the collaboration and cooperation between all firms included led to the effective and safe conclusion to this incident,” AZDPS Captain Brian Swanty stated.

NHP stated authorities left all pedestrians and vehicles off the bridge and shutdown the roadway to traffic while containing the scene.

Chris Vasquez was on vacation with his family. He saw the traffic and barriers on the bridge.

“The very first thing that comes to mind is exactly what occurred in the shooting out here in Vegas. That’s the very first thing. We come out here simply to trip, you understand, and that’s type of like ‘wow,'” Vasquez said.

Traffic on the United States 93 reopened at around 1:34 p.m.

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looks like near the Hoover Dam. No automobiles or individuals permitted on the dam right now. NHP states a man in an armored truck is obstructing all lanes. They’re unsure if he’s armed. We’ll upgrade as we learn more. @FOX5Vegas pic.twitter.com/GyxWXdekAj!.?.!— Kathleen Jacob FOX5(@Kathleenjjacob) June 15, 2018 Copyright 2018

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Police: Two-vehicle crash leaves a minimum of one dead in northeast Las Vegas

At least one person was killed in a two-vehicle crash in northeast Las Vegas June 11, 2018 (Courtesy: Roy Hollingshead).
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2018( Courtesy: Roy Hollingshead). LAS VEGAS (FOX5)- Las Vegas Metro police are examining a deadly crash that left at least someone dead Monday morning in northeast Las Vegas. Officers reacted to the scene of the two-vehicle crash at 7:50 a.m. at the crossway of Lake Mead Boulevard and Mt. Hood Street.

Inning accordance with City public details officer Larry Hadfield, the crash may be alcohol-related.

The intersection is closed as officers continue to investigate. Drivers must avoid the area and use detours.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Senior woman caught in burning vehicle has died from injuries

Wednesday, June 6, 2018|8:07 p.m.

. A senior driver, who on Saturday evening was pulled from her vehicle by Metro Policeman after a fire then a crash, has actually died, authorities stated Wednesday.

Marcia Davis, 78, was heading west on Charleston Boulevard, near Redwood Street, about 5:20 p.m., when a compartment on the back seat caught fire, cops stated.

When Davis attempted turning onto a private roadway, she crashed her 2015 Buick Verano into a light pole, which trapped her in the locked vehicle, cops said. That’s when neighboring City officers broke the chauffeur’s side window, unlocked and removed her.

She passed away Wednesday at University Medical Center, where she ‘d been rushed with serious burns, police stated.

5 killed, 1 hospitalized in 3-vehicle crash northwest of Las Vegas Valley

NYE COUNTY, NV (FOX5) –

A crash about 90 minutes northwest of the Las Vegas Valley left 5 individuals dead, authorities stated.

The Nye County Constable’s Office posted on Facebook stating they were assisting Nevada Highway Patrol in the Sunday afternoon crash. The workplace validated five people were killed and one other was injured.

“God has a bubble around her,” Crystal Taylor stated of her sis Wendy Caskey. “He isn’t completed with her yet.”

Caskey was the lone survivor of the crash.

The crash examination remained in the preliminary phase Sunday night, Trooper Travis Smaka with Nevada Highway Patrol stated, however he stated the crash included three cars.

A Nissan was traveling northbound behind a GMC truck, Smaka said, when it tried to pass the truck. That portion of road, one lane in each direction, was OKAY to pass.

The Nissan clashed head on with another Nissan taking a trip southbound and the automobile attempting to pass was swallowed up in flames. The southbound Nissan was redirected into the truck, causing it to roll over off the highway and ejecting the male driver, eliminating him, Smaka said.

“It was simply phenomenal that my sibling had hardly any quantity of damage to her that she did. One from 5,” Taylor said.

Two individuals in the Nissan taking a trip south were deceased on scene, as well as two people in the other Nissan. The only survivor of the 6 people included was a female passenger of the truck, who was taken to University Medical Center in severe condition.

Smaka stated a description of the 2 in the Nissan that caught fire would not be readily available due to the fire damage.

“I feel bad for the other families too, my mother remains in surgery but she is going to be O.K.” Jen Wadsworth stated.

The U.S. 95 was closed down in both directions at mile marker 27, near Amargosa Valley, while authorities investigate. Prevent the route.

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5 dead, 1 hospitalized in 3-vehicle crash northwest of Las Vegas Valley

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said. The Nye County Sheriff’s Office < a href=" https://www.facebook.com/nyecountysheriff/photos/a.512919192184594.1073741827.512916855518161/1104317953044712/?type=3&permPage=1 “> posted on Facebook stating they were helping Nevada Highway Patrol in the Sunday afternoon crash. The office validated five people were killed and one other was hurt.

The crash examination remained in the initial phase Sunday night, Trooper Travis Smaka with Nevada Highway Patrol stated, however he said the crash involved three lorries.

A Nissan was traveling northbound behind a GMC truck, Smaka said, when it attempted to pass the truck. That portion of road, one lane in each instructions, was OKAY to pass.

The Nissan clashed head on with another Nissan taking a trip southbound and the vehicle attempting to pass was engulfed in flames. The southbound Nissan was redirected into the truck, triggering it to roll over off the highway and ejecting the male driver, killing him, Smaka stated.

Two people in the Nissan taking a trip south were deceased on scene, as well as two people in the other Nissan. The only survivor of the 6 individuals included was a female guest of the truck, who was taken to University Medical Center in severe condition.

Smaka stated a description of the two in the Nissan that caught fire wouldn’t be offered due to the fire damage.

The U.S. 95 was closed down in both directions at mile marker 27, near Amargosa Valley, while authorities investigate. Prevent the route.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Individual ejected from vehicle in multi-vehicle crash in east Las Vegas

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The crash was reported around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Charleston and Lamb Boulevards, according to Lt. Grant Rogers. The individual that was ejected from a car was transferred to Daybreak Health center in crucial condition.

At this time, officials might not verify how many automobiles were included or if any other injuries were reported.

Northbound lanes on Lamb Boulevard are closed to traffic as City officers continue to examine the scene.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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