Maurice Andreas Rucker killed when he loses control of car and rolls over multiple times.
Nevada Highway Patrol reported a fatal crash Sunday morning on the southern 215 Beltway westbound at the Decatur Boulevard exit.
According to highway patrol, a black BMW rolled over several times and came to rest in a rock area by the Beltway just before 7 a.m.
Maurice Andreas Rucker, 32, died on the scene.
Witness statements indicated the man was driving recklessly, in excess of 100 mph, highway patrol said.
Highway patrol reopened the westbound ramp to Decatur at about 10:45 a.m., after closing it during the investigation and cleanup.
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One person is dead after a car crash near Spring Mountain Road and Decatur Boulevard early Friday morning.
The intersection of Spring Mountain and Decatur was closed for several hours after the 4 a.m. crash. Decatur opened to traffic at 9 a.m. Spring Mountain is still closed from Decatur to Lindell Road.
Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash involving two cars along eastbound Summerlin Parkway at Rampart Boulevard.
According to troopers, the crash happened at around 4:11 p.m. Wednesday, when a black pickup truck crossed from the westbound lanes, over the center median and into eastbound traffic.
A motorcyclist is dead after a crash around 7:37 a.m. Tuesday in the 4000 block of Flamingo Road, near Decatur Boulevard.
The motorcyclist suffered a fatal head injury, Metro police said. The crash did not involve any other vehicles. It occurred in a parking lot.
The snowboarder killed in an accident Tuesday has been identified as 20-year-old Christopher Jeffery Ruby of Las Vegas by the Clark County Coroner's Office.
Ruby died following a snowboard accident at the Las Vegas Ski and Snowboard Resort. Emergency crews airlifted him to University Medical Center at approximately 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The Las Vegas woman killed in a hit-and-run crash Thursday night has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
According to Las Vegas police, 49-year-old Luv Maria Favela-Martinez was crossing Nellis Boulevard near Cedar Avenue at approximately 8:45 p.m. and was hit by a white four-door car that did not stop.
All lanes of northbound Interstate 15 reopened about 8:45 a.m. Monday after three hours of delays near the Charleston Boulevard exit.
Nevada Highway Patrol responded to two separate crashes involving motorcycles on I-15 near Charleston about 5:45 a.m., said a state trooper, which resulted in lane closures for northbound I-15.
A Las Vegas woman who died in a three-car wreck Sunday has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
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