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2 injured in crash on Flamingo Road in Las Vegas

Two people were injured in a crash near Spring Valley in southwestern Las Vegas on Thursday morning.

The Metropolitan Police Department responded to the crash about 5:45 a.m. at the intersection of South Lindell and West Flamingo roads, Lt. William Matchko said.

The injured were taken to University Medical Center with minor injuries, Metro spokeswoman Laura Meltzer said.

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