LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are investigating a crash in the northwest valley Wednesday morning that left one person dead.

Las Vegas Metropolitan police said the crash in the 5700 block of Centennial Center Boulevard, north of Ann Road, was reported around 6:40 a.m.

Police said the 20-year-old driver was traveling at a high rate of speed, lost control, and struck a tree. The driver and a 30-year-old male passenger were taken to UMC.

According to police, the driver was later pronounced dead and the passenger was critically injured.

On Oct. 21, the passenger, identified as Trent Hosmer of Ohio, was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The driver’s death marked the 116th traffic-related fatality in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s jurisdiction for the year 2022.