Driver: Pending Notification Injury: Fatal
Address: Henderson,Nevada Age: 64 Male
Vehicle Information: 2009 Dodge Avenger
Passenger: Lucero, Mary Injury: None
Address: Henderson,Nevada Age: 64 Female
Passenger: Lucero, Robert Injury: None
Address: Henderson,Nevada Age: 35 Male
On June 26, 2013 at approximately 11:07 a.m., a single vehicle /fixed object traffic collision occurred on Patrick Lane west of Eastern Avenue. Evidence at the scene indicates a 2009 Dodge Avenger was traveling westbound on Patrick Lane, approximately 300 feet west of Eastern Avenue. The Dodge drove into oncoming traffic,striking the south curb and left the roadway to the left.
The Dodge struck two trees and re‐entered the roadway, crossing all lanes of travel and ultimately struck the north curb. The Dodge came to rest in the westbound travel lanes and it did not appear speed was a factor in the collision. The driver of the Dodge was transported to Sunrise Trauma Center where he was pronounced deceased by medical personnel.
It is unknown if the driver suffered from any medical conditions prior to the collision. The Clark County Coroner’s Office will determine the cause and manner of death. This collision will not be counted as a traffic related fatality until the Coroner’s Office has made a determination. This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigation