43-Year-Old Man Dies in Traffic Collision near Simmons Street

LAS VEGAS, NV (June 28, 2022) – On Wednesday, a two-vehicle collision on Carey Avenue claimed the life of 43-year-old John Holmes.

The crash occurred around 10:30 p.m. along Carey Avenue near Rancho and Simmons Street.

Per initial reports, for unknown reasons Holmes’ Cadillac collided with a tractor trailer turning onto Carey.

Eventually, Holmes was pronounced dead at the scene by responding medics.

Meanwhile, the driver of the tractor remained and cooperated with authorities.

Further details about the crash are not available at this time. However, preliminary findings suggested that speeding may have caused the incident.

Las Vegas Police continue to investigate the crash and will release information once available.


The entire team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of John Holmes, who are grieving over the loss of their loved one.


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