Man Dies After RTC Bus Runs Over Him

Victim Had Just Gotten Off The Bus

Mitch Kelly
April 24, 2020 - 6:15 am

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - A man was killed Thursday night after he was run over by a Regional Transportation Commission bus on the Valley's south side.

It happened around 9pm near Maryland Parkway and Silverado Ranch.

Investigators say the man had just gotten off the bus when he stumbled on a curb and fell underneath. The bus then ran the man over as it pulled forward. 

Roads in the area were closed for hours to allow police to investigate.

The accident marks the 31st traffic-related fatalitiy in Metro Police's jurisdiction thus far in 2020. 

The victim's name hasn't been released, only that he was a man in his 40s.