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Las Vegas breaking news for July 24, 2019

Breaking news for July 18
Posted at 12:22 PM, Jul 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-25 01:27:38-04

The following is a roundup of breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley.

Police say one person is in custody after an hours long barricade near Fort Apache Road and Hacienda Avenue that began shortly before 3:30 p.m. No injuries to report. Roads are back open in the area.

9:40 P.M.
NHP is diverting traffic on the I-15 near Primm due to a suicidal person on the pedestrian bridge at Exit 1, authorities say. Expect major delays. Check back for updates.

UPDATE 6:56 P.M.
SWAT is at the scene of an apartment complex in the 9200 block of West Diablo where a barricade situation remains active. Some people in the building have been evacuated. There are road closures in effect. Avoid the area if possible.

3:56 P.M.
Las Vegas police are currently working a barricade situation in the 9200 block of West Diablo near Fort Apache Road and Hacienda Avenue.

12:04 P.M.
A Nevada Highway Patrol officer has been involved in a crash on US-95 northbound near Horizon Ridge Parkway. The trooper was investigating a crash when a vehicle on US095 hit another vehicle, knocking it off the road and into the trooper's patrol car. The trooper was transported to a hospital with minor injuries.


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