Local NewsBreaking News Blog


Las Vegas breaking news for Dec. 17, 2020

Breaking news for July 18
Fatal auto-ped Spencer and Warm Springs 2.jpg
Fatal auto-ped Spencer and Warm Springs.jpg
Posted at 6:42 AM, Dec 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-18 11:01:13-05

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

7:40 P.M.
The North Las Vegas Police Department reports Alex Marshall, 14, was located after he was reported missing on Nov. 12.

6:55 P.M.
Las Vegas police report a 68-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle at the intersection of Warm Springs Road and Spencer Street after she fell in the roadway. The driver of the vehicle involved was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI and police had land closures at the scene for their investigation. FULL STORY.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department updated the situation with a live media briefing:

1:15 P.M.
Las Vegas police release information about death of inmate at Clark County Detention Center. READ MORE.

10:30 A.M.
Northbound Interstate 15 is temporarily closed at exit 93 near North Moapa Valley Boulevard due to a fuel leak from a crash involving two tractor-trailers, according to Nevada Highway Patrol. Expect delays.

7:16 A.M.
Las Vegas police say that a body has been found in one of the lakes in the Desert Shores neighborhood. READ MORE.

6:30 A.M.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department says there is a single-vehicle crash involving an officer on the 215 east off-ramp for Jones Boulevard. The officer was transported to the hospital as a precaution, but the department says there are no injuries to report. It should be cleaned up soon, police say. Unknown at this time what caused the crash.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Single-vehicle crash involving LVMPD officer at 215 east, Jones


WATCH: Click here to watch 13 Action News

Get more news on the KTNV Facebook and Twitter pages

SUBSCRIBE to get breaking news emails delivered to your inbox

Watch KTNV news and livestreams on Roku and Apple TV