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Man found dead in Henderson apartment fire identified

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) -- Authorities have identified a man who was found dead late last month after a fire in a Henderson apartment complex.

Clark County coroner's officials say 57-year-old Mark Klecan was found dead Sept. 30 in the Sunset Hills apartments on Bluegrass Lane, near the intersection of Eastern Avenue and Windmill Parkway.

They haven't released his cause of death.

Firefighters who saw smoke coming from a second-story window tried to get in through the door, but saw the floor was damaged and went in through the window instead.

The fire was limited to a space between the first- and second-floor units.

Crews who were investigating found Klecan dead in the second-floor unit.

Nobody else was injured in the incident.

Investigators were looking into the cause of the fire.

Robindale at Spencer closed after scooter rider hurt in crash

A crash closed an intersection Friday morning.

The intersection of Robindale Road and Spencer Street is closed after a Friday morning crash that left a man in serious condition, Las Vegas police said. 

Read more in the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Suspect sought who shot pizza delivery driver

Shooting scene in Henderson

HENDERSON, Nev. -- Henderson police are searching for a man they say shot a pizza delivery driver in the ankle.

The shooting happened at 10:40 p.m. on Sunday in a parking lot near Seven Hills Drive and Horizon Ridge Parkway. 

According to police, the shooting stemmed from an armed robbery outside a 7-Eleven store. The victim was shot in the ankle and the suspect ran away. 

The delivery driver was taken to the hospital in unknown condition.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

1 dead in Henderson apartment fire

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) -- Authorities say one person is dead after a fire in an apartment complex in Henderson.

City spokeswoman Kathleen Richards says firefighters were called about 8:40 a.m. Tuesday to the Sunset Hills apartments on Blue Grass Lane, near the intersection of Eastern Avenue and Windmill Parkway.

Firefighters reported smoke coming from a second-story window and tried to get in through the door, but saw the floor was damaged and went in through the window instead.

Richards says the fire was limited to a space between the first- and second-floor units. Seven units were impacted by the fire.

Crews who were investigating found one person dead in the second-floor unit. The person's name, gender and age haven't yet been released.

Nobody else was injured in the incident. The American Red Cross is assisting residents to make sure they have shelter, food and clothing.

Investigators are looking into the cause of the fire.

Driving You Crazy: Rough patch of Warm Springs Road

HENDERSON, Nev. - A viewer says a rough patch of Warm Springs Road between Stephanie Street and Arroyo Grande Boulevard is horrible and needs to be smoothed.

The City of Henderson recently kicked off a three-part improvement project that will address this issue. Warm Springs between Arroyo Grande and Stephanie will be repaved. Crews will replace sidewalk ramps and restripe bicycle lanes.

This stretch of repairs cost $1.3 million and was funded by the gas tax. The entire project costs $4.6 million and will take several months to complete.

What's driving you crazy? E-mail your traffic questions and complaints to Demetria Obilor.

Fire damages home in Henderson

Fire damages home in Henderson

A fire damaged a home in Henderson overnight and displaced two people and their two pets.

According to the Henderson Fire Department, crews responded to the fire at a home near Horizon Ridge Parkway and Mission Drive just before midnight Thursday. They found heavy smoke and flames coming from the garage of the two-story home.

The homeowners were able to get out of the home with their two pets. They told firefighters they opened the door into the garage and there was an explosion throughout the garage.

Fire investigators are looking into the cause of the fire, but they have determine that it is accidental. The loss is estimated at $200,000. 

Driving You Crazy: Light needed at Bermuda and St. Rose

HENDERSON, Nev. - A viewer says the intersection of Bermuda Road & St. Rose Parkway needs a traffic light. Henderson officials said last year they would build one, but, so far, the intersection still lacks a light.

Traffic8 checked with Henderson. City representatives say, this Friday, crews will begin pouring the foundation for the signal bridge at Bermuda Road.

The light is expected to be activated at the beginning of March 2015.

Henderson, meanwhile, is also installing a light at St. Rose Parkway and Maryland Parkway. That light should be active by December 17.

What's driving you crazy? E-mail your traffic questions and complaints to Demetria Obilor.