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UPDATE: Names of people killed on I-15 on Saturday released

Woman ejected in rollover crash near Primm
Woman ejected in rollover crash near Primm
Posted at 12:55 PM, Feb 18, 2017

UPDATE ON FEB. 21: The deceased have been identified as 29-year-old Leslie Gilmore from Riverside, California, and 23-year-old Andrew Dorado. A city of residence for Dorado was not given. The name of the 3rd person in the Tacoma has not been released.

The Nevada Highway Patrol also released photographs related to the crash.

UPDATE ON FEB. 19: A man who was transported to University Medical Center in critical condition has died as a result of the crash Saturday.


PRIMM (KTNV) -- A female passenger was ejected after her car rolled over on northbound Interstate 15 at mile marker 2.

The crash happened around 3:12 a.m. A Nissan obeying the speed limit was rear-ended by a Tacoma with three occupants. The Tacoma flipped over, ejecting a female passenger.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other occupants were taken to the hospital, one in critical condition and one with non-life threatening injuries.

All three occupants of the Nissan were not transported.

An investigation by the Nevada Highway Patrol revealed that speed was a factor in the crash. The female Tacoma passenger was not wearing a seat belt.