A local Vegas resident is dead after a traffic accident on Monday night.

According to authorities, the man was killed as his pickup was hit by another driver that was heading westbound and ran a red light. The crash happened at around 11 PM at the intersection of Charleston and Rampart boulevards.

The 50-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene by the time Metro police arrived.

The 36-year-old driver of the other car was taken to University Medical Center with moderate injuries and is said to be in stable condition.

Police have not released the names of the people involved at this time.

Traffic 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 traffic accident, we can help you. Call 702-996-3917.

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