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3 injured in taxi crash on Strip

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Robert Orchard (LVMPD) Robert Orchard (LVMPD)

Three passengers inside a taxi were hurt in a crash on Las Vegas Boulevard on Saturday morning.

Metro police say the crash happened just after 1:30 a.m. on Sirens Cove, near the Treasure Island Hotel.

According to police, the accident involved a silver BMW and a Ford Escape taxi. Police say the driver of the BMW failed to maintain his lane and drove over the concrete median and impacted the taxi, which was stopped at a red light

The three occupants of the taxi were taken to Sunrise Hospital. One patient is listed in serious condition.

Police say the driver of the BMW failed a field sobriety test and was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

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