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Las Vegas breaking news for April 9, 2018

Posted at 6:25 AM, Apr 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-10 01:38:58-04

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for April 9, 2018.

10:30 P.M.

Las Vegas police say a man was shot multiple times at the Motel 6 located on Dean Martin Drive near West Tropicana Avenue at 9 p.m. The victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition. There is no suspect information at this time and no one is in custody.

5:15 P.M.

A Nevada Highway Patrol vehicle stopped at a red light was struck by another vehicle near Cheyenne Avenue and Durango Drive. The other driver died on scene. It appears the other driver suffered a medical episode and may have died before the crash. NHP did CPR until medical personnel arrived. 

3:25 P.M.

A juvenile, believed to be 12 or 13 years old, was hit by a vehicle at around 2:45 p.m. in the 4800 block of Craig Road, just west of Nellis Boulevard. Police say that the juvenile was not in a crosswalk and the driver stayed on scene. The juvenile was transported to UMC Trauma in critical condition. 

6:30 A.M.

Police are on the scene of an incident near Sahara Avenue and Maryland Parkway. Police say that a car hit a pedestrian who was crossing the street. There are lane closures in effect. No impairment of the driver suspected. Unknown if pedestrian was in a crosswalk. The pedestrian is in critical condition. 


A security guard was injured after he was hit by a car while trying to stop 2 men who were allegedly breaking into mailboxes at Coronado Ranch apartments near Rainbow Boulevard and Robindale. Police are looking for the men, the security guard is expected to recover. The incident happened around 12:45 a.m. 




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