LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– The 74-year-old man who was killed in a southwest Las Vegas valley crash has been identified as Gary Wayne Garrison by the Clark County coroner.
On Saturday around 1:37 p.m., police responded to a fatal crash at the intersection of South Rainbow Boulevard and West Windmill Lane.
According to Las Vegas Metropolitan police, evidence at the scene, witness statements, and video of the crash indicated that a 2022 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck was traveling southbound approaching a green traffic light at Windmill Lane.
A 2020 Nissan Rogue was traveling north on Rainbow Boulevard approaching the intersection as well. The Nissan turned left as the Chevrolet entered the intersection causing the front of the Chevrolet to collide with the front of the Nissan.
Garrison, the driver of the Nissan, was transported to UMC Trauma in critical condition. The driver succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by hospital staff.
The driver of the Chevrolet remained on the scene and did not display any signs of impairment.
This death marks the 124th traffic-related fatality in the LVMPD’s jurisdiction for 2022.
This an ongoing investigation, no other information is available at this time.