Three Hospitalized after Three Vehicles Collide near East Primm Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (May 7, 2019) – Three people were injured early Tuesday morning following a three-vehicle collision on Interstate 15.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the incident happened near East Primm Boulevard, at about 4:13 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a Honda Pilot and a Lexus collided near mile marker 7. A short time later, a third SUV crashed into the wrecked vehicles.
The impact of the crash caused the third SUV to overturn, trapping its driver inside. Emergency responders airlifted the unidentified driver to UMC Trauma Center with critical injuries. Officers briefly closed the area to allow for the helicopter to land.
Meanwhile, two other people were transported to St. Rose Sienna with unspecified injuries. Further updates on the victims’ current condition were not available.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the collision. Anyone with information is asked to cooperate with investigators as soon as possible. Further details will be released once they become available.
It is important to always be alert when behind the wheel of a car, truck, or bus. Stay within the speed limit, and follow the rules of the road to prevent any dangerous accidents. Always keep an eye out for possible road hazards and stay on guard.
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