UPDATE FEB. 13: A judge denied bail Monday for 47-year-old David Fensch.
UPDATE AT 12 AM FEB. 11: Friends and family, classmates and teachers gathered for a sad memorial for Jaelan Fajardo.
UPDATE FEB. 10: A memorial was held at Shadow Ridge High School Friday night to remember Jaelan Fajardo, who recently went to the school.
UPDATE AT 11:45 PM FEB. 9: 16-year-old Jaelan Fajardo’s friends are struggling to accept the news.
Fensch has been arrested on charges of felony vehicular homicide, no valid driver's license and failure to decrease speed and use of due care.
NHP reported that the Honda the teen was driving was stopped at a red light when the Chevrolet Trail Blazer failed to stop and rear-ended the Honda.
Investigators believe both speed and impairment were factors in the crash.
Las Vegas police reported that Fensch was arrested for felony DUI in their jurisdiction in 2011.
UPDATE AT 3:30 PM: The Clark County coroner has identified the teenage driver as 16-year-old Jaelan Jonson Fajardo.
UPDATE AT 10:30 AM: NHP says that the juvenile who was killed was 16 years old. He was driving the car that was rear-ended.
UPDATE: another look at the damage done in the deadly crash on Durango, police suspect the driver responsible was impaired pic.twitter.com/vC3FvjtjLB
— Marissa Kynaston (@marissaktnv) February 9, 2017
UPDATE AT 7:45 AM: Nevada Highway Patrol says that the crash was fatal. At least one person is dead and one person is in the hospital.
NHP says that a green Honda was rear-ended by a silver SUV that was traveling at a high rate of speed. NHP believes that alcohol may have played a factor.
The Clark County coroner will release the name of the deceased after relatives have been notified. At this time, it is believed that the deceased is a juvenile.
The SUV was being driven by a 47-year-old man.
The intersection is expected to be closed for several hours.
A bad crash has closed down the intersection of Durango Drive and Farm Road in northwest Las Vegas.
It appears that the crash involved at least two vehicles. At least one person has been rushed to a local hospital.
The crash happened shortly before 6:30 a.m.
Motorists are advised to avoid the intersection for some time.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
1 of 2 cars involved in a crash at Durango & Farm. Durango is closed down in both directions from 95 to just east of Farm. pic.twitter.com/u8dibO6lNG
— Chopper13 (@KTNVChopper13) February 9, 2017
— Yasmeen Hassan (@YasmeenTV) February 9, 2017
— Parker Collins (@parkercollinstv) February 9, 2017
6:39 a.m. -- Crash at Durango at Farm in Las Vegas. Intersection blocked. Durango east of US95 CLOSED. Use other routes.
— Nevada DOT (@nevadadot) February 9, 2017