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Driver slams into boulder, dies in east Vegas

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A vehicle slammed into a decorative boulder in east Las Vegas, killing a driver on Monday.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, the single-car crash happened just before 8:15 a.m. on Sandhill Road near Desert Inn Road.

Police said a Toyota Camry was traveling northbound on Sandhill when it failed to stop at a red traffic signal.

The vehicle continued to travel toward a median and then through the southbound lanes of Sandhill before slamming into a boulder in the Desert Inn Plaza business center, police said.

The 87-year-old driver was rushed to Desert Springs Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police were looking into whether the incident was medical related.

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