June saw a nearly 50 percent decline in roadway deaths in Nevada compared to last year with the yearly total down 23 percent through the first 6 months.
The oral history project aimed at sharing the stories of the Latinx population in the valley was created in September after UNLV University Libraries was awarded a grant.
Lanes that were blocked at the intersection have since been cleared, police said.
Robert Rascon, 87, died of multiple blunt force injuries Saturday and his death has been ruled an accident, according to the Clark County coroner’s office.
A heat wave expected to bake the Las Vegas Valley during the later part of the week could herald the beginning of monsoon season.
Nevada Highway Patrol investigators believe the death of a driver at the Interstate 15-215 Beltway interchange early Monday was caused by a “medical episode.”
In 1999, billions of gallons of rain fell over the valley over about an hour in a 100-year storm that killed two people, left many homeless and caused millions of dollars in damage.
Eight people were hospitalized with survivable injuries following a crash Sunday afternoon in the far northwest valley, the Nevada Highway Patrol said.
Two people were hospitalized with survivable injuries after a multi-vehicle crash Sunday night in the east valley, Las Vegas police said. Police suspect one of the drivers of impairment.
A veterinarian euthanized a horse after an SUV hit the trailer it was in Sunday afternoon in the east valley, Las Vegas police said.