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Las Vegas breaking news for December 17, 2018

Posted at 9:19 AM, Dec 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-17 19:19:58-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for December 17, 2018.

12:45 P.M.

Firefighters battled a blaze at a home at 2877 S. Buffalo Dr., near Sahara Avenue. Crews were able to extinguish the flames in about 30 minutes without any injuries reported. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

12:37 P.M.

Westbound Charleston Boulevard has now reopened after the crash involving a motorcycle near Rampart Boulevard.

11:35 A.M.

Westbound Charleston Boulevard at Rampart Boulevard is closed to traffic due to a crash involving a motorcycle and a vehicle.

10:50 A.M.

Las Vegas police confirm around 50 people were living in the abandoned El Cid motel. READ MORE

9:31 A.M.

The fire is now knocked out near Las Vegas Boulevard and Fremont Street. READ MORE

9:18 A.M.

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue are battling a motel fire near Las Vegas Boulevard and Fremont Street. LVFR says this building has burned multiple times before. Squatters were reportedly seen leaving the burning building. READ MORE


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