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1 dead of apparent medical episode on I-15 in Las Vegas

Updated February 21, 2019 - 10:27 pm

One person died of an apparent medical episode Thursday afternoon along Interstate 15 in the central valley, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.

Expect closures on the southbound I-15 collector-distributor road at Russell Road, the Highway Patrol posted on social media.

Investigators were en route Thursday afternoon. The Highway Patrol advised using alternative routes to access the 215 Beltway.

No further information was immediately available.

Contact Mike Shoro at mshoro@reviewjournal.com or 702-387-5290. Follow @mike_shoro on Twitter.

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