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October 20, 2014

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Coroner IDs victim in U.S. 95 fatality

Fatal accident

The Clark County Coroner’s Office has identified the 56-year-old man who died in a single-vehicle accident Thursday morning on U.S. 95 near Durango Drive.

Emmet Palmer, of Las Vegas, was killed when the pickup truck he was driving veered off a highway shoulder and rolled into a drainage ditch. The accident happened at 7:13 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the highway.

Palmer was pronounced dead at the scene. No other vehicles were involved.

The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating.

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