UPDATE: I-15 northbound reopens at Jean following double-fatal crash

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The northbound lanes of I-15 have reopened near Jean following a deadly crash Monday morning that claimed two lives.

According to NHP Trooper Ashlee Wellman, the crash happened just before 7 a.m. at mile marker 12 and involved a Honda According crashing into the rear of a semi-truck. The female driver died at the scene and the female passenger who suffered critical injuries was transported to University Medical Center where she later died.

NHP investigates a double-fatal crash on I-15 northbound near Jean, Nevada on Aug. 30, 2021.

The driver of the semi-truck was not hurt.

Northbound traffic is currently being diverted off the freeway. Motorists using I-15 should expect delays in that area.

No details on the crash have been released.

This is a developing story. Please check back for details.

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