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1 killed, 2 injured in west Las Vegas crash

Updated February 27, 2023 - 12:15 pm

One person was killed and two others were hospitalized after a three-vehicle crash Sunday in west Las Vegas.

A white 2013 Ford Taurus and a black 2019 Chevrolet Colorado crashed around 5 p.m. near West Flamingo Road and South Tenaya Way, according to a statement from the Metropolitan Police Department. The crash sent the Chevy into a stopped 2022 Amigo Speedy moped that was waiting to drive onto Flamingo.

None of the drivers were impaired, police said.

All three people in the Ford and the Chevy were taken to University Medical Center for their injuries.

The Clark County coroner’s office said the passenger in the Ford was Albert Sell, 73, of Las Vegas. He died at UMC at 11 p.m.

The driver of the Ford and the Chevy were expected to survive, while the moped rider told police he had suffered only minor injuries.

Contact Sabrina Schnur at sschnur@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0278. Follow @sabrina_schnur on Twitter.

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