One dead, several injured after car hits double-decker bus
One person is dead after their car hit a double-decker bus on Flamingo Road.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- One person is dead after their car hit a double-decker bus on Flamingo Road.
It happened around 9 p.m. Saturday on Flamingo near Boulder Highway.
Police on scene said a Dodge Caliber, driven by a 21-year-old man from Las Vegas, was heading eastbound on Flamingo at a high rate of speed. He then slammed into the back of the double-decker bus that was carrying seven passengers and the driver.
The bus was stopped loading and unloading passengers.
Seven passengers were transported to area hospitals with minor injuries.
The driver of the Dodge Caliber was pronounced dead on scene. His name has not been released.
Action News will post more information as it becomes available.