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Two Dead in High-Speed Accident

LAS VEGAS -- Two people are dead in a fatal accident at Flamingo Road and Swenson Street. The intersection was closed to traffic for several hours as Metro Police investigated the incident.

The accident was reported around 9:20 a.m. The accident involved three vehicles. Police say a 2007 Hummer was speeding eastbound on Flamingo, when it ran a red light and struck a Toyota in the intersection. The Hummer then collided with a Chevy van and rolled.

The 58-year-old male driver of the Hummer was ejected and died at the scene. The 26-year-old driver of the Toyota was transported to Sunrise Hospital, where he died a short time later. The occupants of the van suffered minor injuries.