LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas police are investigating a fatal accident on Pyle Avenue. The road is closed in both directions from Maryland Parkway to Bermuda Road.
Police say a Toyota Corolla driven by a 19-year-old female was traveling westbound on Pyle when the driver attempted to pass another car, lost control and struck a Pontiac Grand Prix traveling in the oncoming lanes. The driver of the Corolla died at the scene.
Officers say speed was a factor in the accident. The driver and passenger of the Grand Prix were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.