Driver arrested in Henderson crash on suspicion of DUI, other traffic-related offenses

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HENDERSON, Nev. (KLAS) — Henderson Police say a driver has been arrested on suspicion of DUI and other traffic-related offenses after a crash. The incident occurred Wednesday afternoon near Warm Springs Road and Valle Verde.

A sedan was traveling on eastbound Warm Springs at a high rate of speed when it rear-ended a passenger van, the initial investigation indicates. Police say it appears the van struck the center median and a tree.

Two adult van passengers were transported to a hospital, where one is listed in critical condition. The other’s condition is currently unknown.

The driver of the sedan did not sustain injuries and was taken into custody.

Police say that speed is a factor, and impairment is suspected. The investigation is ongoing.

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