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Las Vegas breaking news April 12, 2019

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Posted at 1:17 PM, Apr 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-13 02:09:56-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The following is a roundup of breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley.

8:43 P.M.
Police were investigating a critical-injury crash that involved a pedestrian and a vehicle near the intersection of St. Louis Avenue and Fremont Street. The pedestrian was crossing traffic against a red light at the time of the crash, according to police, and transported in critical condition to the hospital.

7:35 P.M.
Las Vegas police are at the scene of a fatal crash that involved in a motorcycle and a pedestrian in a wheelchair near Tropicana Avenue and Decatur Boulevard. The pedestrian was killed in the collision and Decatur was closed north of Tropicana.

INTERACTIVE MAP: Pedestrians killed in Las Vegas valley in 2019

6:50 P.M.
Henderson police are investigating a critical crash at the intersection of Boulder Highway and Sunset Road. Three vehicles were involved with one critically injured person in the collision. Officers expect to have the intersection closed for a few hours.

3:23 P.M.
One person was stabbed on Friday afternoon at 224 N. 13th Street. Police say that homeless people in the area were fighting. The victim was transported to University Medical Center.

11:28 A.M.
Clark County Fire Department responded to fire near Wyoming Avenue and US-95 shortly before 11:30 a.m. Crews say it was a "high" level fire that spread from one trailer to a second trailer. One adult received medical care on scene but it is unknown if they were transported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

NV Energy and Southwest Gas were notified to address utility concerns. Damage has not been estimated. It is unknown if the services of American Red Cross were needed or if anyone was displaced as a result of the incident.


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