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68 year-old man from Henderson deceased after accident in SW Las Vegas
On Sunday evening, a fatal accident occurred in the southeast Las Vegas valley. At approximately 6:23 p.m., a 2004 Honda Odyssey and a 2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty collided at the intersection of East Russell Road and Boulder Highway. The Honda was traveling eastbound on Russell Road, and the truck was traveling south on Boulder Highway with a green traffic signal. Evidence at the scene, witness statements, and video evidence indicated that the Honda entered the intersection against the red traffic signal, resulting in the accident. The driver of the Honda, a 68-year-old male, was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel. The driver of the truck remained at the scene and showed no signs of impairment.
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May 22, 2023
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