LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas Boulevard was shut down in both directions in the north valley for hours after a rollover crash near the intersection at Walnut Road, according to Metro police.

Police said a deadly crash happened just after 12 p.m. on Tuesday. Police say 22-year-old Michael Garcia was the driver of a 2004 Toyota Corolla driving south on Las Vegas Boulevard when he drove onto the rock median, lost control, overturned, and slid into an oncoming Kia Soul.

The passenger in Garcia’s car, a 19-year-old woman, and the driver of the Kia were rushed to UMC Trauma. The 19-year-old woman died from her injuries. Police are not releasing her name at this time.

The driver of the Toyota, Garcia, remained at the scene with minor injuries. and did not show any signs of impairment.

This deadly crash marks the ninth traffic-related death in Metro’s jurisdiction so far in 2022.