Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 | 12:55 p.m.
A man was critically injured this morning when he crashed a pickup truck into a light pole, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
The crash was reported about 9:10 a.m. at the intersection of Rampart Boulevard and Summerlin Parkway, NHP spokesman Jeremie Elliott said.
The driver, whose name was not released, was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening head trauma, Elliott said.
Part of the northbound lane on Rampart Boulevard was blocked to traffic earlier this morning.