NORTH LAS VEGAS -- Speed is believed to be a factor in a crash Wednesday night that killed three people, police said.
The crash involved multiple vehicles and happened at N. Lamb Boulevard near I-215 around 5 p.m.
Lamb Boulevard was closed for several hours as police investigated the deadly crash..
According to North Las Vegas Police, witnesses reported seeing a yellow car traveling at a high rate of speed cross the center line and hit another vehicle killing three people in that car.
The driver of the yellow car was taken to University Medical Center in "extremely critical" condition.
This the fifth, sixth and seventh crash related deaths in North Las Vegas' jurisdiction this year.