Woman killed in I-15 accident near Mesquite identified

A woman who died in an accident on Interstate 15 outside Mesquite on Thursday has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.

Diana Walker, 65, was traveling south in the northbound lanes of the I-15 when she collided head-on with a tractor-trailer just before noon.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to a hospital in St. George, Utah.

Contact reporter Caitlyn Belcher at cbelcher@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0264.