Las Vegas woman killed in collision with dump truck

Krista Hostetler

Las Vegas woman killed in collision with dump truck

CREATED Aug. 7, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A 24-year-old female from Las Vegas was killed in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning.

It happened just before 11 a.m. near Cliff Shadows Parkway and Strange Avenue.

Las Vegas police said a concrete mixer dump truck was traveling northbound on Cliff Shadows, approaching Strange Avenue.

The female was turning left onto southbound Cliff Shadows from a posted stop sign. Police said she crossed the northbound lanes of Cliff Shadows in front of the path of the dump truck, resulting in a collision.

The woman was transported to UMC Trauma where she was pronounced dead.

Her name has not been released.

This was the 61st traffic-related fatality in LVMPD's jurisdiction in 2013.

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