Car Crash on 215 Beltway Killed 1 Driver
Las Vegas, NV (August 26, 2020) – On Monday, a man died and another one got injured in a car crash on 215 Beltway.
The fatal accident happened at about 8:30 p.m. in southwest Las Vegas Valley.
Trooper Travis Smaka said a white Cox Communications van parked on the right shoulder of the westbound side of the beltway near Buffalo Drive. Then, a white Mercedes-Benz came and brought the van driver some gas. The Mercedes-Benz driver stayed in the car while the van driver filled his vehicle’s gas tank.
Just then, a silver Infiniti drifted into the shoulder and hit the back of the Mercedes. As a result, the Mercedes slammed into the van.
The van driver, who was standing outside filling the tank, did not get injured. While the Mercedes driver sitting in the car and wearing a seat belt, sustained minor injuries.
The rescuers took the man Infiniti driver to University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Smaka said the deceased wasn’t wearing a seat belt. Authorities consider alcohol to be the factor in the crash.
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