A driver was pronounced dead on April 16 after a car accident that appears to have resulted from a medical episode.

The vehicle crashed into a light pole around 7:30 a.m. near the intersection of Flamingo Road and Durango Drive, as reported by the police. The driver was taken to Southern Hills Hospital where they were later pronounced dead.

The intersection was closed while police investigated the scene of the crash.


Accidents that result from a medical episode are very dangerous for a variety of reasons. Our hearts go out to the family of the driver.



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