Two Dead after Rear-End Accident near Silverado Ranch Boulevard

LAS VEGAS, NV (April 29, 2022) – Tuesday, Angelo Morales and Marco Sotelo suffered fatal injuries in a speeding collision on Interstate 15.

According to reports, the deadly incident occurred around 12:05 a.m., near Silverado Ranch Boulevard.

Investigators say the driver of a speeding white Honda Accord was traveling in a reckless manner and rear-ended a semi-truck.

As a result, medics transported the driver of the Honda to University Medical Center where he later died from his injuries. His passenger, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle, and died at the scene.

Officers identified the victims as 32-year-old Sotelo, and 25-year-old Morales, of Las Vegas. Both victims suffered blunt force trauma upon impact.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway. Once available, more details will be provided.


The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the loved ones of Angelo Morales and Marco Sotelo.


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