Two Injured in Fatal Car Crash on Martin Luther King Boulevard

LAS VEGAS, NV (August 8, 2023) – Thursday midnight, a solo-car crash on Carey Avenue left three dead and two injured.

The incident happened on August 3rd, at around 12:00 a.m. near the intersection of Carey Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard.

According to reports, a 2017 Kia Soul was speeding in the southbound lanes of Martin Luther King Boulevard when the driver lost control of the vehicle.

As a result, the Kia veered off the road and struck a light pole which resulted in the Kia being cut in half.

Officials report that two occupants of the Kia died instantly at the scene. Meanwhile, three others were critically injured. Paramedics transported them to University Medical Center where one of them succumbed to his injuries.

Later, officers determined that the Kia was stolen. At this time, authorities have not released the identities of the deceased victims.

NLVPD urges any witnesses to the solo-car crash on Carey Avenue to contact them at (702) 633-9111 or Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.


The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the victims. May the memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.


Losing a loved one in an accident is always traumatic and affects all aspects of the lives of those left behind. Here at Sweet James, they understand what you and your family are going through. They are here to help. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. They have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury, wrongful death, and auto accidents. Contact their offices by calling 1-800-900-0000 to arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area.

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