2 Injured in DUI Collision on South Eastern Avenue [Las Vegas, NV]
Two Hospitalized after DUI Accident near Desert Inn Road
LAS VEGAS, NV (August 23, 2023) – Tuesday evening, two victims sustained injuries in a DUI collision on South Eastern Avenue.
Police responded to the scene around 9:30 p.m., near Desert Inn Road on August 15th.
According to reports, the female driver of a black Nissan Maxima was heading south and attempted to make a U-turn. There, she was struck by a southbound Mercedes sprinter van that was traveling in the center lane.
Paramedics arrived and took the female driver of the Nissan to Sunrise Hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. Meanwhile, crews treated the Mercedes driver for minor injuries.
Following preliminary duties, officers believe the female driver was impaired.
At this time, an active investigation to determine further information about the DUI collision on South Eastern Avenue is still currently underway. Once available, more details will be provided.
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