Teen, 15, arrested in hit-and-run crash that killed 17-year-old girl

LAS VEGAS - A 15-year-old male has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run crash that resulted in the death of 17-year-old Brittanie Brown last month.

The single-vehicle rollover crash happened on July 28 around 1 a.m. near Cheyenne Avenue and Clayton Street.

According to police, the 15-year-old was driving the truck and fled the scene after the crash. Brown was transported to the hospital where she later died.

The teen was arrested on Tuesday and transported to Clark County Juvenile Detention Center and booked for possession of a stolen vehicle and hit-and-run resulting in death.

The suspect's name and photo is not being released due to his age.


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