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Police video shows driver pulled over for speeding weeks before deadly crash

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Police physique digicam footage shows the driver who prompted a deadly crash in North Las Vegas on Saturday being pulled over for speeding seven weeks before the crash.

Gary Dean Robinson, 59, ran a crimson mild at over 100 mph when he slammed into a number of different vehicles, killing himself and eight others on Jan. 29. A household of seven was amongst these killed.

The footage features a dialog between Robinson and a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer who pulled him over on Dec. 9, 2021, at 3:15 a.m. Robinson was behind the wheel of the Dodge Challenger believed to be the identical car within the deadly crash.

“This is a beautiful car though, why are you driving this thing so fast?” the officer requested Robinson.

Robinson informed the officer he was on his option to work. He obtained a quotation for touring at 64 mph within the 45 mph zone on Craig Road within the east valley.

The 8 News Now I-Team revealed Robinson had an extended prison historical past courting again to 1989, together with this speeding violation that he had simply pleaded responsible to 9 days before the crash. He had paid a $150 wonderful for going 10 mph over the pace restrict.

Erlinda Zacarias is mourning the lack of 4 kids, two stepsons, and a brother. Robinson and his passenger additionally died within the crash.