Suspected DUI Collision on Sahara Avenue Left Several Injured

LAS VEGAS, NV (February 24, 2022) – On Sunday, authorities arrested Cassandra Valerie Leal after a suspected DUI crash on Maroney Avenue.

Officers responded to the intersection of East Sahara and Maryland Parkway around 6:34 p.m.

Furthermore, authorities said a Toyota Scion collided with a Dodge Dart for reasons unknown.

Consequently, the Scion fled east on Sahara striking the side of the Dodge, which was attempting a left turn on Sahara.

Meanwhile, paramedics transported both drivers and a passenger from the Dodge to a local hospital. Moreover, the two from the Dodge sustained critical injuries.

The driver of the Scion identified as 30-year-old Leal showed signs of impairment, police said. She was arrested on two counts of reckless driving and DUI resulting in substantial harm.

When you drink and drive, you are risking the safety of everyone around you. If you plan on drinking, do not go out alone and always choose a non-drinking designated driver. Strictly follow the rules of the road and drive responsibly.


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