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Henderson Police Investigate Fatal Traffic Collision

August 05, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT ROD PENA, (702) 267-4775

Henderson, Nev. – Henderson Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred early this morning near the intersection of Cape Horn Drive and Mirror Court.

Preliminary investigation indicates that on August 5, at around 6:40 a.m., the driver of red 1994 Saturn was traveling westbound on Cape Horn approaching Mirror Court. For reasons unknown, the 39-year-old male driver drifted off the roadway to his right and struck the rear of a parked semi-trailer.

The driver succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

The cause and manner of death as well as the name of the deceased will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office pending the next of kin notification.

The man’s death is the sixth traffic related fatality investigated this year.
 
Anyone with information in this case is urged to call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-4911, 3-1-1, or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit Crime Stoppers website.

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