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Crash Kills Scooter Rider

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The crash happened at the intersection of Carey Avenue and Sandy Lane. The crash happened at the intersection of Carey Avenue and Sandy Lane.

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police officers closed the intersection of Carey Avenue and Sandy Lane after a 45-year-old woman died in a crash Wednesday.

According to police, a car and a 2011 Jonway motor scooter collided about 11:30 a.m. at the intersection when the car made a left turn in front of it. The woman was taken to a hospital in critical condition, but was pronounced dead after arrival.

The driver of the car, Cecilio Martinez, 66, was not injured in the wreck.

This is the 10th traffic death in Metro's jurisdiction this year.

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