LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) – A woman was killed Wednesday after she collided with a concrete mixer dump truck south of West Lone Mountain Road near the 215.
According to a news release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, the truck was traveling northbound on Cliff Shadows Parkway just before 11 a.m., approaching the intersection at Stange Avenue.
A 2000 Toyota Corolla was turning left onto southbound Cliff Shadows from a posted stop sign at westbound Stange, crossing the northbound lanes of Cliff Shadows Parkway in front of the path of the truck.
The front of the truck struck the driver’s side of the Corolla, and both vehicles continued south on Cliff Shadows . The vehicles came to rest south of the intersection with the front of the truck resting against the driver’s side of the Corolla.
The victim, a 24-year-old woman from Las Vegas, was transported to UMC Trauma Center, where she was later pronounced dead by medical personnel.
This is the 61st traffic-related fatality in LVMPD's jurisdiction in 2013. The collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigation Section.