REPORTING DETECTIVES: P. Solomon / J. Bangle / D. Freeman / K. Salisbury / Sgt. R. Strader
TYPE OF ACCIDENT: Auto / Fixed Object
LOCATION OF ACCIDENT: Buffalo Drive / Gilmore Avenue
DATE OF ACCIDENT: 01/27/13 TIME: 5:25 am EVENT #: 130127‐0834
Number: Driver: Small, Ryan Injury: Critical
Address: Las Vegas, Nevada Age: 22
Vehicle Information: 1998 Mazda Protege
On January 27th, 2013 at approximately 5:25 am, an auto / fixed object critical injury traffic collision occurred on Buffalo Drive near the intersection of Gilmore Avenue. Evidence at the scene indicates the 1998 Mazda was traveling northbound on Buffalo Drive, when the driver lost control and began sliding sideways. The Mazda crossed over the center line and continued across the southbound travel lanes. The Mazda struck a power box and a light pole. As a result the driver was transported to UMC Trauma from the scene with critical injures. This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigation Section.