Pedestrian Struck, Killed On I-15

NHP Unsure Why Person Was On The Freeway

Mitch Kelly
August 10, 2020 - 5:50 am

LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - A pedestrian was struck and killed after trying to cross Interstate 15 northbound near downtown on Sunday night.

Police say it happened around 9:30 on the northbound side near the Martin Luther King flyover exit.

Investigators say the person was attempting to cross the northbound lanes from the center median, but didn't make it. 

The driver of the car that struck the pedestrian stayed on scene and cooperated with investigators. Impairment is not considered to be a factor.

The identitiy of the person who was killed will be released once next of kin are notified.