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Las Vegas breaking news for July 7, 2018

Posted: 9:19 AM, Jul 07, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-08 15:05:04Z
Las Vegas breaking news for July 7, 2018
Las Vegas breaking news for July 7, 2018
Las Vegas breaking news for July 7, 2018

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for July 7, 2018.

3:54 P.M.

The Clark County Fire Department says there is a wildfire in the Trout Canyon area. They're assisting the U.S. Forrest Service in fighting the fire, along with crews from the Bureau of Land Management. READ MORE .

3:32 P.M.

Pecos Road is closed between Stewart Avenue and Sunrise Avenue due to a fatal crash. Drivers are advised to use other routes. READ MORE .

12:01 P.M.

Firefighters responded to reports of a fire at the Orleans hotel-casino around 11:22 a.m. When they arrived, they learned that a sprinkler accidentally went off, and there was no fire. The Orleans is handling water and salvage issues.

11:52 A.M.

Clark County firefighters were called to the scene of a mobile home fire around 10:20 a.m. They were able to put it out within eight minutes. No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.

9:17 A.M.

A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle near Flamingo and Pecos roads around 4:30 a.m. Las Vegas police say the pedestrian appears to have been outside of a marked crosswalk when hit. This is an ongoing investigation.

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