Woman dead after crash on I-15 and Charleston
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Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that happened early Sunday morning.
Troopers were called to a crash on Interstate 15 northbound at Charleston Boulevard around 3:21 a.m.
Two vehicles were involved in a collision in the left lane, a small Toyota and a Nissan SUV.
The 22-year-old female driver of the Toyota got out of her car and was struck by a Honda after the driver lost control.
It is unknown if the woman was in the median or the left lane at the time she was hit.
She was declared dead on the scene.
NHP believes that alcohol may have been a factor in the initial collision, and that the woman killed may have been intoxicated.