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Man, 35 years-old struck and killed by LVMPD vehicle in Las Vegas, NV
Tragically, a 35-year-old man has passed away after being struck by a vehicle in North Las Vegas on Tuesday evening. According to Las Vegas Metro Police, the incident occurred at 8:38 p.m. on North Martin Luther King Boulevard, south of Balzar Avenue. Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicated that a 2018 Chevrolet Colorado was travelling south on North MLK Boulevard when the pedestrian, who was walking on the east side of the road, crossed to the west side outside of a marked or implied crosswalk. The pedestrian entered the path of the approaching vehicle and was struck. Emergency medical personnel transported the pedestrian to the University Medical Center`s Trauma Unit in critical condition, but despite all life-saving measures the pedestrian succumbed to his injuries shortly after his arrival and was pronounced dead by trauma staff.
No more information is available at this time.
January 25, 2023
For 2023, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department`s jurisdiction has seen 9 traffic-related fatalities, with the latest being the most recent.
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