Nightly News   |  February 21, 2013

Manhunt underway for suspects in explosive Vegas crash

Right near the Las Vegas strip, one car opened fire on another eventually resulting in a fiery car crash killed three people. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> back in this country, the latest episode of gun violence unfolded in the predawn hours along the las vegas strip when a fight at one of the hotels turned into a violent car chase that ended right in front of four of the biggest hotel casinos. a range rover and maserati raced down las vegas boulevard , someone opened fire from the suv into the maserati , according to witnesses. it then slammed into a taxi and several other cars and a fiery explosion in the end that killed the cab driver , the passenger and the driver of the maserati . a passenger in the sports car was shot and injured, but survived. police are looking for the suv and its occupants tonight.