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2 Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On Interstate 15 Near Las Vegas

The Nevada Highway Patrol says a wrong-way driver and another man were killed in a collision on Interstate 15 just south of Las Vegas.

The wreck occurred Thursday night near Sloan, which is 12 miles south of Las Vegas.

Trooper Jason Buratczuk said a 42-year-old Primm man driving a sedan northbound in southbound lanes collided with a van driven by a man who also was killed.

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Identities weren't released.

Buratczuk told the Las Vegas Review-Journal that the Highway Patrol received multiple calls about a wrong-way driver and that troopers were dispatched but arrived at the scene just after the crash occurred.