A portion of I-15 northbound is closed following a fatal two car accident near Sunset Boulevard.
Traffic is being redirected off the interstate at Russell road as Nevada Highway Patrol investigate the scene.
They tell 8 News Now a driver crashed into a gray Toyota Camry and left the scene. The driver of the Camry was pronounced dead at the scene and a male passenger was taken to UMC in unknown condition.
NHP tells us the highway is expected to be closed for another two hours.
Be sure to stay with 8 News Now for the latest on this incident.
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