UPDATE: Man killed in 2-vehicle accident identified - 8 News NOW

UPDATE: Man killed in 2-vehicle accident identified

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Las Vegas-- The Coroner's Office has identified the man killed in an early morning crash on Saturday.

He's 27-year-old Hexiquio Rios of Las Vegas.

The accident happened just after 3 a.m. near Flamingo Road and U.S. 95.

A Volkswagen hatchback rear-ended a Honda Civic, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.

The 22-year-old driver of the Civic suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to Sunrise Hospital.

The impact of the crash caused the hatchback to roll, throwing Rios about 50 feet. He died at the scene.

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