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Man killed in SR-160 crash identified

Man killed in SR-160 crash identified

By Molly Waldron. CREATED Oct 11, 2012

 Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Nevada Highway Patrol has identified the man killed in a crash on State Route 160 on Wednesday.

He was 70-year-old Kent A. Ralston of Las Vegas.

Troopers said Ralston was driving south on SR-160 at about 11 a.m. when he crossed the center line near mile marker 22, hitting a tractor head-on.

Ralston was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the tractor, a 42-year-old man from out of state, was taken to University Medical Center where he was treated and released.