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Breaking news for May 27

Posted at 7:11 AM, May 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-27 21:36:15-04

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for May 27.

5:16 P.M.

Officials were called to the scene of a burning RV on the 215 beltway near Eastern Avenue around 4:52 p.m. Drivers are advised to avoid the area.

4:56 P.M.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police responded to a stranded hiker who fell at the Mary Jane Falls Trail on Mt. Charleston around 1 p.m. The hiker sustained minor injuries to his leg. Search and Rescue responded and recovered the hiker. (Photo credit: Barton Anderson Photography)

3:51 P.M.

A black BMW struck a juvenile on a scooter near Coldwater Creek Road and West Erie Avenue around 1:51 p.m. The juvenile was taken to the hospital with significant injuries. Las Vegas police are investigating the collision.

2:09 P.M.

One man is dead after leaving a nightclub in North Las Vegas this morning around 5:30 a.m. North Las Vegas police say a 40-year-old man was found shot in a nightclub parking lot on the 1800 block of North Las Vegas Boulevard. Medical personnel transported the victim to University Medical Center where he died. Police believe this was not a random act. No one is in custody at this time.

10:35 A.M.

A man and woman were attacked by bees while they were garage sale shopping in Henderson around 9:15 a.m. The Henderson Fire Department says the couple was at the garage sale on the 1800 block of Dalton Drive when a nearby house was having a beehive removed. They then walked over to fire station 94 near Valle Verde Drive and Warm Springs Road to receive help. Medical personnel transported them to a local hospital due to their allergic reaction.

9:05 A.M.

Nevada Highway Patrol needs the public's help identifying a subject who fled a traffic stop around 4 a.m. NHP says the subject was in a stolen vehicle with multiple guns inside when they attempted to pull him over near the 95 Freeway and Jones Boulevard. The subject is described as a six-foot-tall man, 200 pounds with tattoos on his neck and arm. 

8 A.M.

A bicyclist was hit by a truck near Bonneville Avenue and Grand Central Parkway around 6:30 a.m. Police say the rider was transported to the hospital in serious but stable condition. The driver of the truck stayed on scene. The sun may have been in the driver's eyes at the time of the crash, according to police.

7 A.M.

Las Vegas police reported hearing gun shots after a subject flees a pedestrian stop near Maryland Parkway and Reno Avenue around 4:30 a.m. Officers are still looking for that subject.