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Las Vegas police investigating critical-injury crash involving juvenile

Updated March 28, 2017 - 7:06 pm

A juvenile was hospitalized Tuesday afternoon after a critical-injury crash near downtown Las Vegas.

The collision happened at 2:15 p.m. near the intersection of I Street and West Washington Avenue, police said.

The injured juvenile was transported to University Medical Center’s trauma unit in critical condition. As of 3:15 p.m., Metropolitan Police Department officer Larry Hadfield said the juvenile’s condition was stable.

Washington Avenue was closed in both directions between J and H streets for several hours Tuesday afternoon while Metro investigated.

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