One Dead In Northwest Auto-Ped Crash

Person Struck Had Been Jaywalking

Mitch Kelly
September 10, 2019 - 7:03 am

Photo Courtesy: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

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LAS VEGAS, NV (NV) - One person was killed Monday night after being struck by a car in the northwest Valley.

It happened around 9:30 near Tropical Parkway and Decatur. According to investigators, a man was crossing the street outside of a marked crosswalk when he was hit. That man was taken to U.M.C., but died from their injuries.

The driver of the vehicle that struck the pedestrian stayed on the scene and cooperated with authorities. Impairment is not expected to be a factor in the crash.

The identity of the man who was killed has not yet been released