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2 critically injured in Russell Road wreck

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Four vehicles were involved in a wreck at Russell Road and Mountain Vista Street on June 10, 2014. (Joe Lybarger/FOX5) Four vehicles were involved in a wreck at Russell Road and Mountain Vista Street on June 10, 2014. (Joe Lybarger/FOX5)
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At least four vehicles were involved in a wreck at the intersection of East Russell Road and Mountain Vista Street, Las Vegas Metro police said.

According to Officer Laura Meltzer with Metro, the incident was called in at 8:24 a.m.

Meltzer noted the incident happened in the westbound lanes just east of the intersection. The circumstances of the crash were not immediately disclosed, though, Meltzer said it may have been the result of a head-on collision.

Eastbound Russell Road as well as a northbound turn lane of Mountain Vista was shut down.

At least two people were rushed to Sunrise Hospital Trauma with critical injuries.

Meltzer said officers believe alcohol played a factor in the crash.

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