An investigation concluded Burkett ran a red light and slammed into the victim’s vehicles. Those victims were treated for life threatening injuries involving broken femurs, spinal fractures, and other significant injuries.
By SCOTT SONNER and GABE STERN Associated Press/Report for America
The embarrassing chain of events has put a spotlight on chronic staffing shortages at prisons throughout Nevada against a high-stakes political backdrop in the western battleground state a month before the November elections.
Highlighting a historical icon with ties in the Silver State. Paul Revere Williams was the first licensed Black Architect to work in the western region of the U.S., designing buildings in the 1920s through the 1970s.