LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas Metro Police are investigating a crash where a man was killed and several others were hospitalized. The crash happened Thursday after 7:20 p.m. on Rampart Blvd and Tournament Hills Drive.
According to LVMPD’s Collision Investigation report after surveying evidence, reviewing surveillance video and taking witness statements, a 2021 Chevrolet Silverado truck was coming out of Bruce Trent Park and preparing to make left onto Rampart, while a 1991 Toyota Camry was traveling in the middle lane northbound on Rampart when the truck entered its patch and the crash occurred.
Traveling in the truck were three teens ages 15-17 and a 39-year old female who were all taken to the hospital to be examined. The driver of the Camry, a 79-year-old male, was taken to UMC hospital where he later died.
The crash is still under investigation.
This is the 7th traffic-related fatality of 2022 in LVMPD’s jurisdiction.
This is a developing story, please check back for updates.