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Car crashes into taxicab and RTC bus, driver arrested

Beth Fisher

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Car crashes into taxicab and RTC bus, driver arrested

CREATED Aug. 29, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) --  A taxicab driver was taken to the hospital after a suspected drunk driver slammed into his car.   

Witnesses told Action News the suspected drunk driver fell asleep behind the wheel about 3 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of  Wynn and Flamingo Roads.   

When police tried to wake him up, the man hit the gas.   

His car eventually slammed into a taxicab and a RTC bus just a flew blocks away. 

No one on the bus was hurt.   

The taxicab driver was taken to the hospital. The extent of his injuries are unknown.

The suspected drunk driver was arrested.

Action News will update this story if new information becomes available.

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