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Breaking news for July 9, 2017

Posted at 10:47 AM, Jul 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-10 09:29:54-04

This is a roundup of all the breaking news in the Las Vegas valley for July 9 2017.

6:52 P.M.

Las Vegas police say that there was a crash involving two vehicles near Aha Macav Parkway and Needles Highway near the Nevada-California border. Needles Highway was shut down so a Flight for Life helicopter could land. One person was transported to UMC Trauma in unknown condition. Police say a small fight or argument broke out between the parties, but there are no other details at this time. 

11:00 A.M.

Around 9 a.m. in the 1700 block of Rockcrest Drive, a neighbor heard a woman screaming at a house next door. Arriving officers found a woman with severe stab wounds. She was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel. Homicide detectives are investigating. READ MORE.

10:30 A.M.

Las Vegas police have closed the intersection near Eastern Avenue and Patrick Lane due to an active situation at a nearby funeral home. Drivers are advised to avoid the area. READ MORE.