Coroner Identifies 3 Victims

LAS VEGAS - The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the victims of two fires and a bus accident Monday. The three incidents are unrelated.

Firefighters discovered 58-year-old Sharon Decosta Monday morning after her apartment at Monaco Park Apartments near Cimarron and Desert Inn roads caught fire. She died at the scene of the fire. Her cause of death is pending.

Later Monday afternoon, fire crews responded to a garage fire near Warm Springs Road and Paradise Road. A male and female were hospitalized. The male, 76-year-old John Wilson, died at the hospital. His cause of death is still pending.

Meanwhile, 23-year-old Julia Schultz died after her vehicle rear-ended an RTC bus near Charleston Boulevard and Rainbow Boulevard. Schultz was taken to University Medical Center where she later died.

 


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