Las Vegas woman killed in collision with dump truck
A 24-year-old female from Las Vegas was killed in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
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.