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Pedestrian injured in roadway near Lake Mead Blvd
Las Vegas police were investigating after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle close to Downtown Las Vegas earlier today. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, the crash occurred at 8:20 a.m. near Mount Mariah Drive and West Lake Mead Boulevard. Investigators reported that the pedestrian was hit by a truck and taken to University Medical Center in critical condition. As of 11:30 a.m., no further details were released about the circumstances of the crash. RTC officials had announced that due to the crash, northbound Martin Luther King was closed from Mt. Raina Lane to Lake Mead Boulevard.
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Oct 12, 2023According to a state report, 72 pedestrians and 14 bicyclists were killed on Clark County roads by the end of 2022.
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