PD: Car may have driven through red light in NLV fatal crash - FOX5 Vegas - KVVU

PD: Car may have driven through red light in NLV fatal crash

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North Las Vegas Boulevard at Civic Center Drive was shut down to traffic after a deadly crash on April 13, 2017. (Source: FAST CAM) North Las Vegas Boulevard at Civic Center Drive was shut down to traffic after a deadly crash on April 13, 2017. (Source: FAST CAM)
NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV (FOX5) -

Police believe a driver may have driven through a red light before being fatally hit by a pickup truck on Thursday at a North Las Vegas intersection.

According to North Las Vegas police, the crash happened at 5:05 a.m. in the are Las Vegas Boulevard North and Civic Center Drive. The incident involved a Kia Soul and a Dodge Ram 1500.

Citing a preliminary investigation, police said the 65-year-old driver of the Kia was traveling westbound on Civic Center when it may have failed to stop for a red light. The Dodge, which was traveling southbound on Las Vegas Boulevard, struck the Kia in the intersection.

The Kia driver died at the scene, police said. Investigators do not believe speed or impairment were factors in the case.

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