LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) – Four people are dead and eight are in area hospitals this morning after a vehicle ran into a bus stop on Spring Mountain east of Decatur.
Clark County spokesman Dan Kulin said the call came in around 6:20 a.m. Some of those victims taken to UMC and Sunrise have suffered life-threatening injuries.
Four of the victims are at UMC. A spokesperson says that they are all male in ages from the late teens to their mid-40s. One victim is in serious condition, one is fair and two are good.
A spokesman at Sunrise confirms the hospital has four victims. It is unable to release condition status.
Metro says the driver was arrested in absentia because he is being treated in the hospital. The driver faces charges of DUI resulting in death.
He will be taken to jail when released from hospital.
There is a family staging area by the crash site near Terrible's Gas Station.
If anyone thinks they may have a loved one involved in today's crash, they can go to this location.
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