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North Las Vegas authorities at the scene of a fatal crash on July 28, 2017.( NLVPD/Twitter). LAS VEGAS( FOX5 )-. North Las Vegas authorities are examining a single-vehicle crash that eliminated a teen overnight Friday.
Officers reacted to reports of a vehicle accident at about 1 a.m. at the crossway of Cheyenne Opportunity and Clayton Street. #BREAKING Officers are working a fatal crash at Cheyenne/Clayton. Intersection partially closed while officers examine. #NLVPD– NLVPD( @NLVPD) July 28, 2017 Mentioning the initial examination, police said a pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Cheyenne Opportunity at a high rate of speed, approaching Clayton Street, when the vehicle crossed into approaching traffic and ultimately left the road.
A 17-year-old girl, who was riding in the backseat, was required to University Medical Center in vital condition however was later on pronounced dead, authorities stated.
2 other teenage ladies, who remained in the truck, were also required to University Medical Center, police stated. They are expected to make it through.
Authorities stated a minimum of two teenage kids, among which was believed to be the driver, were likewise in the truck. Authorities stated they left the scene on foot before officers arrived.
Roadway closures were in place at the scene of the crash for the investigation.
An examination is continuous. Authorities said they ” are not prepared to release a suspect description at this time.”
The Clark County Coroner’s Workplace will later launch the identity of the victim.
Anybody with information on the incident is advised to contact the North Las Vegas Cops Department at 702-633-9111. To remain confidential, call Criminal offense Stoppers at 702-385-5555.
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