Las Vegas, NV (June 24, 2020) – A deadly pedestrian crash was reported in Las Vegas on Tuesday, June 23rd. The accident reportedly occurred at the 1729 block of East Charleston Boulevard, near Fremont Street. A pedestrian was standing on private property when they were struck by a vehicle.
The driver fled the scene of the accident. Witnesses at the scene reported seeing a 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis, and the driver was found near the scene. The victim was transported to University Medical Center where they later succumbed to their injuries.
The driver reportedly showed signs of impairment. An ongoing investigation into the crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Las Vegas Fatal Pedestrian Accidents
A reported 601 pedestrians were killed in car crashes in Nevada from 2008 to 2017. A vast majority of these deaths occurred in Clark County. This is an average of 60 people each year being killed in pedestrian collisions statewide.
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