25-Year-Old Man Dies in Suspected DUI Crash near Lamb Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (June 22, 2022) – Monday night, 25-year-old Rakeem Lichtenberger was killed in a DUI crash on Alto Avenue.
The incident happened around 10:11 p.m., near Lamb Boulevard on June 20th.
As per reports, the driver of a 2003 Ford Escape was heading north on Lamb and crashed into a Kenworth tractor-trailer that was turning left from the southbound side.
Officers said the front passenger inside the Ford died at the scene due to the extent of his injuries. Officers later identified the man as 25-year-old Lichtenberger.
Meanwhile the driver of the Ford, 28-year-old Ahmad Yakub, suffered major injuries and was hospitalized for further treatment. However, officers said Yakub displayed signs of impairment at the time of the collision.
The driver of the semi-truck managed to escape the crash with unharmed.
Furthermore, Las Vegas Officials continue to investigate the fatal crash on Alto Avenue and will release additional information once they become available.
Our law firm sends out our heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of Rakeem Lichtenberger grieving over the loss of their loved one.
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