A deadly car crash involving six cars caused the death of nine people and injuries to several others in north Las Vegas Saturday afternoon.
North Las Vegas Public Information Officer Alexander Cuevas said the crash happened just after 3 p.m. local time on Saturday.
Cuevas revealed a Dodge Challenger traveling at a “high rate of speed” blew through a red light and crashed with multiple other vehicles at an intersection.
He said based on the initial police investigation, 15 people were involved in the road accident.
Among those killed are young children to middle-aged adults including the driver of the Dodge Dart.
A deeper investigation of the deadly crash is now underway.