Police in Las Vegas are saying three people were killed near the famous strip in a "rolling gun battle."

The firefight took place at around 4:20am local time, involving two vehicles.

One of the deceased

was a passenger in one of the vehicles involved in the shootout. Police are looking for one of the vehicles involved in the battle.

Two more people died when a taxi was struck and burst into flames. Three more vehicles were struck and at least two more people are hospitalized

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