UPDATE: Wrong-way driver killed in crash on Rancho

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are investigating a deadly crash involving a wrong-way driver on the north side of the valley.

It happened Tuesday around 6:15 p.m. on Rancho Drive near Gowan Road.

According to Metro Police, a 45-year-old man in a Chrysler 300 was driving northbound on Rancho Drive near Michael Way when he crossed over into oncoming lanes and hit the driver of a Ford F-150 head-on.

The driver of the Chrysler was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Ford F-150 suffered minor injuries.

Police investigate deadly crash at Rancho near Gowan

This is the 117th traffic-related fatality in Metro’s jurisdiction since the beginning of 2021.

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