One Dead in Early Morning Crash

LAS VEGAS -- A 20-year-old is dead after crashing early Saturday morning on the I-15 near Charleston Boulevard.

Nevada Highway Patrol officials say, 20-year-old, Jesus Hernandez of North Las Vegas was traveling southbound on the 15 in a Honda Civic just before 1:00 a.m. Saturday when he steered left then over corrected steering to the right losing control and striking the center median.

NHP says Hernandez was not wearing his seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Witnesses say this accident may have been caused by another vehicle. The vehicle is described as a white passenger car which continued southbound on the highway. If anyone witnessed this incident, please contact the Nevada Highway Patrol Accident Investigation Team at (702) 432-5219.

 


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