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Henderson Traffic Accident Results in Fatality

August 11, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT ALAN OLVERA, (702) 267-4775

Henderson, Nev. – On August 11th, 2020 at approximately 8:43 a.m., Henderson Police and Fire responded to the 7300 block of Eastgate Road in reference to a single vehicle accident involving a white 2019 Isuzu NPR flatbed truck.

Preliminary investigation revealed the Isuzu was traveling northbound on Eastgate Road just north of Auto Show Drive and traveled off the roadway.

Speed is believed to be a factor; impairment is unknown at this time. 

The driver of the Isuzu was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Both northbound and southbound Eastgate Road between Auto Show Drive and Commercial Way were closed for approximately four hours while fatal accident investigators conducted their investigation.

The name of the driver will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office after next of kin notifications.

The crash is being investigated as the fourth accident-related fatality for 2020.

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. Tips directly leading to a felony arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

Please contact Officer Alan Olvera, Public Information Officer at 702-267-4509

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