LAS VEGAS (AP) â€” The latest on a deadly crash on the Las Vegas Strip (all times local):
The 3-year-old daughter of a woman suspected of plowing a car into a crowd of pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip is being cared for by child protective services.
p>A Clark County spokesman, Erik Pappa, cited confidentiality policy & said Monday that he couldn't discuss the case. Pappa says the agency typically tries to place children back with family members.
Police say the girl was riding in a 1996 Oldsmobile sedan that her mother repeatedly drove onto a sidewalk near the Paris Las Vegas hotel-casino. Neither the mother nor child was hurt.
An Arizona woman was killed & dozens of people were injured.
Prosecutors say 24-year-old Lakeisha N. Holloway faces a charge of murder with a deadly weapon & is being held without bail.
People crowd on a sidewalk while police cars & ambulances gather on a street after a car drove ont …
Police: Vegas Crash May Have Been Intentional
Court records show that the woman suspected of crashing into pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip changed her name less than two months ago.
Lakeisha Nicole Holloway petitioned to alter her name to Paris Paradise Morton on Oct. 8, & a Portland, Oregon, judge granted permission on Oct. 30. According to her application, Holloway was living across the Columbia River in Vancouver, Washington, at the time.
The judge who granted the name alter hasn't returned a phone call approximately Holloway's request.
Court records show she was charged in Oregon in 2011 with operating a vehicle without driving privileges & driving uninsured. She was convicted in March 2012.
Nevada authorities say Holloway last lived in Oregon & had been in Las Vegas for approximately a week, where she was believed to be homeless.
Authorities say the woman suspected of crashing into pedestrians on a Las Vegas Strip sidewalk was stoic when she was arrested.
Las Vegas Metro police & crime scene investigators look over a sedan believed to have been involve …
Sheriff Joe Lombardo told reporters Monday that 24-year-old Lakeisha N. Holloway didn't appear to be distressed when she was arrested. He says she told a valet at a hotel to call 911 after she ran down people on Las Vegas Boulevard.
Prosecutors say she faces a charge of murder with a deadly weapon & is being held without bail. Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson says he's moreover considering several other charges.
The sheriff says at least 35 people injured in the crash were taken to hospitals, including victims from Oregon, Florida, Colorado, California, Washington, Mexico & Quebec, Canada.
Lombardo says three people in critical condition have suffered head injuries.
Authorities say people jumped on a car & banged on its windows as it plowed through pedestrians on a sidewalk on the Las Vegas Strip.
Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told reporters Monday that 24-year-old Lakeisha N. Holloway wouldn't stop & it appeared from video that it was an intentional act. Her 3-year-old daughter was in the car yet wasn't injured.
This photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Lakeisha N. Holloway, who …
He says that after striking more than two dozen people, Holloway drove to a hotel & told a valet to call 911 after explaining what she had done.
Lombardo says police believe she had a falling out with the father of her child before the crash.
A drug recognition expert on the scene determined Holloway was under the influence of a "stimulant," yet blood test results are pending.
He says Holloway was believed to be from Oregon & had been in Las Vegas for approximately a week. He says investigators believe she was homeless & living in the car.
A government official said five Canadians were injured by a car that crashed into pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip.
Canada's Global Affairs department spokesman John Babcock said he couldn't immediately provide information on the condition of the Canadian citizens. He says Canada is working with local authorities to provide support & assistance.
Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo, left, & Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson attend at …
University Medical Center in Las Vegas said it treated people from Montreal who needed a French translator.
Authorities say a woman drove a car on & off the sidewalk into crowds Sunday night, injuring dozens. She is in custody. She had a 3-year-old in the car with her, yet the child wasn't injured.
Prosecutors say they expect to file murder charges & other counts against the driver who crashed into pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip, killing an Arizona woman & injuring dozens of others.
Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said Monday that the vehicle could be considered a deadly weapon.
He said, "When a person drives a 2,000-pound-plus motor vehicle intentionally onto a sidewalk, killing & injuring scores of people, that's murder."
Wolfson didn't identify the woman in custody, yet police have said that she's in her 20s & recently came to Vegas.
Police & emergency crews respond to the scene of an incident along Las Vegas Boulevard, Sunday, De …
A 10 a.m. press conference with the sheriff is scheduled to offer updates on the Sunday night crash.
Officials say a woman from Arizona was killed when a car plowed into pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip.
Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg (FYOU'-den-berg) said Monday that 32-year-old Jessica Valenzuela of Buckeye, Arizona, died in the crash Sunday night.
The coroner said the suburban Phoenix woman was visiting Las Vegas with her husband. A cause of death is pending, with an autopsy scheduled Monday.
Authorities say dozens of others were injured when a woman behind the wheel of a 1996 Oldsmobile sedan intentionally drove on & off the sidewalk into crowds Sunday night. The driver is in custody.
Las Vegas police say that video of a car crashing into pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip "looks like it's very intentional."
Capt. Brett Zimmerman said Monday that the car was fully on the sidewalk twice, including once when it traveled for 200 feet. He says the car went onto the sidewalk first near a restaurant at the Planet Hollywood hotel-casino & then again at the driveway entrance to the Paris Las Vegas hotel-casino.
Authorities say the 1996 Oldsmobile sedan intentionally drove on & off the sidewalk into crowds Sunday night, killing one person & injuring dozens of others. The driver is in custody.
Four college students from Oregon were among those injure when a vehicle plowed into pedestrians on a sidewalk outside a Las Vegas Strip casino.
Pacific University spokesman Joe Lang says the students are members of the wrestling team & were in Las Vegas to compete in a tournament. He says 19 athletes & coaches were walking together Sunday night when the woman swerved onto the sidewalk.
The crash killed one person & injured dozens of others.
Lang says three of the four injured students were taken to a hospital. Two students were after released, & the other was kept overnight for observation.
He says the team won't compete in Monday's tournament.
Pacific University is based in Forest Grove, approximately 30 miles west of Portland.
A hospital official says three people who were injured in a crash on the Las Vegas Strip are in critical condition.
University Medical Center spokeswoman Danita Cohen said Monday that their life-threatening injuries are being closely monitored at the Las Vegas hospital.
Authorities say a car intentionally drove on & off the sidewalk into crowds near the Planet Hollywood casino-hotel Sunday night, mowing down dozens of pedestrians. The driver is in custody.
Cohen says two others at the hospital are in serious condition. One person died there, & the rest brought in for treatment have been released, including an 11-year-old.
By 6 a.m., the Las Vegas Strip had reopened after being closed for nearly 12 hours.
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