Las Vegas Metro Officer Larry Hadfield said southbound Nellis Boulevard was closed at Washington Avenue in east Las Vegas following a two-vehicle accident.
Hadfield said the accident occurred before 3:15 p.m. Friday.
According to police, a driver was making a left turn onto Washington and struck a vehicle traveling southbound on Nellis. Both cars hit light poles. One person had to be cut out of a vehicle. Also, one person was taken to University Medical Center in critical condition.
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