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Woman Held In Trop-Buffalo Crash

(LAS VEGAS, KXNT)–A Bulgarian-born Las Vegas woman is facing charges after a collision early Tuesday morning that left a passenger in her car with life-threatening injuries

Police say 23 year old Kristina Dimcheva smelled of alcohol and there were several un-opened broken bottles of beer in her car when officers arrived at the accident at Tropicana and Buffalo. The woman’s car had slammed into a wall. She was still buckled in the drivers’ seat and needed assistance in getting out. Her passenger, Jose Antonio Gomez Lunarte was unconscious in the passenger’s seat and is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

Police say Dimcheva showed a presence of alcohol wen a sobriety test was administered. Formal charges have not been filed.



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