LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A deadly crash was reported Thursday morning near the 215 Beltway and Hualapai Way.
Nevada State Police confirmed a fatal vehicle collision happened on the eastbound side of the beltway at Hualapai at around 6:30 a.m.
According to RTC, the 215 was down to just one lane between Ann Road and Hualapai. All lanes have since reopened.
According to NSP, a white Honda Civic was traveling westbound and failed to stay in its lane, traveling across a rock divider and driving into the eastbound travel lanes.
The car kept going the wrong way until its left side hit the right side wall and kept driving against the wall until it hit a crash cushion and stopped on the Hualapai eastbound off-ramp.
The driver was identified as Herbert Theodore Sasan, 68, of Las Vegas. He was taken to University Medical Center in critical condition. He was pronounced dead upon arrival.
Police said they did not suspect impairment, and that it is possible the driver suffered from a medical episode.
No other details were released.
This is a developing story.