A high-speed crash on December 30th has resulted in the unfortunate death of a 52-year-old man, according to Metro Police.

The crash occurred at S. Fort Apache Rd and Furnace Gulch Ave, as a 2016 Dodge Challenger traveling at a high rate of speed collided with a Hyundai Accent that was attempting to make a left-hand turn. Both cars then violently slid off of the road.

The driver of the Dodge Challenger, 19-year-old Zaon Collins, was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries. He also showed signs of impairment and was booked at the Clark County Detention Center.

The victim, 52-year-old Eric Echevarria, was later pronounced dead at Sunrise Hospital.

Car accidents are on the rise in the Las Vegas area. At Edward M Bernstein and Associates, we take these accidents seriously. If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident, we can help you. Call 702-996-3917.
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