UPDATE: Both men killed in wrong-way crash on I-15 identified by coroner

Local News

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Both drivers killed in a wrong-way crash Thursday night on I-15 near the Sloan exit have been identified. The Clark County Coroner’s Office has identified them as Frank A. Thomas, 42, of Jean, Nevada and John Camilo, 51, of Valley Village, California.

The deadly crash happened just before 10 p.m.

According to Nevada Highway Patrol, Thomas was headed northbound in the southbound lanes of I-15 and crashed into a van driven by Camilo.

Deadly wrong-way crash on I-15 at Sloan exit on Dec. 5, 2019. (Photo credit: NHP)

I-15 southbound was closed for the investigation and traffic was diverted off at the Sloan exit. Drivers were able to take Las Vegas Boulevard southbound to Jean to enter back onto I-15.

This is the third deadly wrong-way crash on I-15 in less than a month.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Trending Stories