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One killed in two-vehicle crash in east valley

Updated September 27, 2023 - 6:31 am

A man riding a three-wheel vehicle died after rear-ending a car Tuesday night in east Las Vegas, police said.

A 2022 Honda Accord was stopped at a traffic light around 7:30 p.m. near North Nellis Boulevard and East Harris Avenue when a 2020 Polaris Slingshot hit the back of the Accord, according to a statement from the Metropolitan Police Department.

A 38-year-old Las Vegas man driving the three-wheeler died at the scene.

Police said a 35-year-old Henderson man driving the Honda was hospitalized with minor injuries and later released.

Nellis was closed in both directions near the crash for several hours while officers investigated.

Contact David Wilson at dwilson@reviewjournal.com. Review-Journal staff writer Sabrina Schnur contributed to this report.

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