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Las Vegas breaking news for February 2, 2018

Las Vegas breaking news for February 2, 2018
Las Vegas breaking news for February 2, 2018
Posted at 6:15 AM, Feb 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-02 21:49:56-05

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for February 2, 2018.

5:44 P.M.

An 18-year-old was critically injured after she was struck by a car near Washburn Road and Scott Robinson Boulevard. North Las Vegas police reported the collision around 5 p.m. Drivers are advised to avoid the area while police investigate the scene.

4:48 P.M.

A juvenile was struck by a car near North Durango and Grand Teton drives around 3:39 p.m. Friday.

Las Vegas police say the juvenile was awake and breathing when emergency responders arrived at the scene. The juvenile was taken to the hospital, and their condition is unclear at this time.

Officials also say that the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene. 

1:20 P.M.

Three vehicles were involved in a crash near Desert Primrose Lane and Town Center Drive, just south of Sahara Avenue. One person was trapped and had to be pulled out of the vehicle. Police said there were injuries but did not specify the severity. 

Northbound Town Center Drive is closed between Desert Primrose and Havenwood lanes. 

6 A.M.

North Las Vegas police are working a shooting in the 3300 block of East Rome Boulevard, near Pecos Road and Centennial Parkway. READ MORE

3:17 A.M.

Las Vegas firefighters responded to a garage fire in a house in the 8000 block of Rio De Janeiro Drive, near Durango Drive and Washington Avenue.

The fire was confined to a small area in the garage. Fire investigators ruled the fire accidental and say it may be an electrical fire.

The family was sleeping when the fire started.  One of the teens in the house woke and smelled light smoke.  When he opened the door to the garage, he found the inside of the garage full smoke.  He closed the door and alerted other family members of the fire, everyone escaped without injury.

Five adults and three children are temporarily displaced by the fire and no one was injured.


Around 11 p.m. on Feb. 1, A clerk was shot multiple times in the parking lot of a Neighborhood Market Walmart on Charleston and Lamb boulevards. READ MORE


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