LAS VEGAS (IHCT) – On August 30, 2021 at approximately 0658 hours, The Nevada Highway Patrol and Clark County Fire Department responded to a fatal accident on northbound 1-15 near mile marker 12, just north of the Jean exit.

It was reported by NHP PIO Trooper Ashlee Wellman that a Honda sedan crashed into the rear of a semi-truck while heading northbound on 1-15. The female driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead on the scene. The female passenger was transported to UMC Hospital and is in critical condition

UPDATE: The second female passenger of the Honda has now been pronounced deceased as well.