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1 dead, 2 injured in rollover crash on I-15

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1 dead, 2 injured in rollover crash on I-15

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Sep 8, 2013

Mesquite, NV (KTNV) -- The Nevada Highway Patrol was called to a fatal crash Sunday morning.

It happened on I-15 northbound at mile marker 99, around 7:30 a.m.

NHP said a Toyota SUV rolled into the center median. They said the vehicle, driven by a 43-year-old female, pulled to the shoulder, causing her to steer the other direction, hitting the median.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. She died at the scene.

There were two passengers in the vehicle; a 3-year-old child and another adult.

NHP said the child was not wearing a seat belt and was also ejected from the vehicle. Luckily, the child only had cuts and bruises.

The adult passenger was not hurt but was arrested for possession of methamphetamine.

Action News will post more information as it becomes available.

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is currently the Senior Web Editor for ktnv.com and KTNV Mobile.

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