Sources have confirmed to NBC Bay Area that one of the victim’s from Thursday morning’s deadly shooting and chain reaction crash on the Las Vegas Strip was a rapper from Oakland.
Someone at the family’s home in Oakland said Kenny Clutch was the person who was driving the Masarati.
Clutch’s real name was Kenneth Cherry Jr. He was 27 years old. Clutch was driving the car that was targeted by shooter driving a black SUV.
Two more people died after Clutch’s Masarati crashed into a taxi cab, causing it to explode.
Three more cars and a utility truck collided at the intersection of Bellagio, Caesars Palace and Bally’s, leaving at least six more people injured as the black Range Rover sped off in the predawn darkness.