This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for April 24, 2018.
The garage of a vacant, boarded up house caught fire at 926 S. Martin Luther King Boulevard, near Interstate 15.
Las Vegas fire dispatchers were notified that an explosion occurred in the garage of a home in the 6400 block of Ouida Way, near Torrey Pines Drive and Alexander Road. The fire gutted the garage and destroyed one vehicle. The inside of the house had minor smoke odor and damage, but all contents were saved. Damage was estimated at $125,000. Two adults are displaced because of the fire. Both adults escaped the fire without injury.
Traffic is backed up towards the spaghetti bowl on Interstate 15 this morning near Charleston Boulevard.
The back up is currently as far back as Cheyenne Boulevard and the I-15.