Shyayn B. : “22-Year-Old Woman Dies 10 Days After Las Vegas Crash Involving DUI Driver”

Death – Obituary – Accident and Crime News : LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A tragic incident occurred on Saturday, December 2, when a 22-year-old woman, identified as Shyayn B. from Las Vegas, lost her life after a devastating crash near the Strip. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department reported that Shyayn sustained life-threatening injuries in the collision, which involved a 50-year-old man suspected of driving under the influence.

The accident took place on Dean Martin Drive, just north of West Tompkins Avenue, at approximately 10:25 p.m. According to authorities, the 50-year-old driver, Ali Brandy A. from Las Vegas, was traveling southbound on Dean Martin Drive, approaching the intersection with Tompkins Avenue. Simultaneously, Shyayn was heading northbound in the left-most travel lane of the same road.

Police investigations revealed that the crash occurred when Ali veered left of the center of the roadway and began driving southbound in the northbound lanes of Dean Martin Drive. Tragically, the front of Ali’s 2003 Honda Odyssey collided with the front of Shyayn’s 2017 Toyota Yaris.

Emergency medical services promptly arrived at the scene and transported Shyayn to UMC Trauma with life-threatening injuries. Despite the valiant efforts of medical professionals, the Clark County Coroner/Medical Examiner informed the police on Tuesday that Shyayn had succumbed to her injuries.

“This unfortunate incident marks the 147th traffic-related fatality within the jurisdiction of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department for 2023,” stated the police. The Collision Investigation Section of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the collision.

Authorities also revealed that the driver of the Honda, Ali, displayed signs of impairment at the time of the crash. Consequently, he was arrested on DUI-related charges. Notably, Ali had a passenger, 26-year-old Daniel Brandy A., in the vehicle with him.

The loss of Shyayn’s life serves as a tragic reminder of the importance of responsible driving and the devastating consequences that can result from driving under the influence. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department urges all motorists to prioritize safety and make responsible choices while on the road.

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