weather icon Partly Cloudy
RJ App
Vegas News, Alerts, ePaper

Henderson car accident victim’s body identified

The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the woman who died Friday morning in a Henderson car accident.

Henderson resident Linda May Yettaw, 52, was driving west on Lake Mead Parkway, east of Lake Las Vegas Parkway at about 6:20 a.m. when she hit a Toyota Prius head-on, according to Henderson police spokesman Keith Paul.

She was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, where she died.

The 69-year-old driver of the Toyota Prius was expected to survive.

Contact reporter Cassandra Taloma at ctaloma@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
Biden trips after speech at US Air Force Academy graduation

As he got back on his feet, Biden pointed to the place on stage where he lost his balance. “He’s fine,” tweeted Ben LaBolt, the White House communications director.

Drag show at Nellis AFB canceled despite previous approval

Pentagon officials have canceled an upcoming drag event at the Nellis Air Force Base, even though the family-friendly show had been previously approved by the Air Force.