Teen Airlifted and 2 Adults Hospitalized after Rollover Crash on 15 Freeway
NORTHEAST LAS VEGAS, NV (February 6, 2020) – Three people suffered injuries in a rollover crash on 15 Freeway, late Thursday morning.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 11:25 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a Ford Explorer rolled over on the northbound side of Interstate 15. The impact of the crash ejected a 13-year-old passenger from the SUV.
A medical helicopter transported the 13-year-old victim to University Medical Center with critical injuries. Meanwhile, a ground ambulance transported two adult passengers to UMC with non-life-threatening injuries.
NHP troopers continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Officials will release additional information once it becomes available.
It is important to always be alert when behind the wheel of a car, truck, or bus. Stay within the speed limit, and follow the rules of the road to prevent any dangerous accidents. Always keep an eye out for possible road hazards and stay on guard.
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