The Las Vegas Strip will be closed for several hours in the area of the shooting and crash.
Six vehicles were involved in the crash.
Police say the driver was shot and killed triggering the multi-car crash.
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Jonathan Humbert, Reporter
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Edward Lawrence, Reporter
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Chris Saldana, Reporter
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