Three-car accident leaves one person dead on I-15 South
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -
The Nevada Highway Patrol responded to a three-car accident on I-15 south near the Sahara off ramp at 2:45 a.m. Sunday.
Trooper Jeremie Elliot said, a Saturn sedan and a Chevy Tahoe were traveling south on I-15 when they collided and hit the center median spinning the two cars. The Tahoe was facing the wrong way in traffic and was suddenly struck by a motorcycle.
Medical teams pronounced the motorcycle driver dead at the scene.
According to Trooper Elliot, the motorcycle passenger was transported to UMC in critical condition and the drivers of the other two vehicles were not injured.
All lanes of I-15 south at the Sahara off ramp are now open.
Fox5 will bring you updates on the accident as we receive more information.
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