Man walking on Boulder Hwy. hit by garbage truck

LAS VEGAS -- A man was critically hurt Thursday afternoon when he was hit by a Republic Services garbage truck.

According to Henderson Police, the man was walking southbound on the shoulder of Boulder Highway near Galleria Drive at around 4 p.m., when he stepped in front of the truck.

The victim was taken to Sunrise Hospital in critical condition.

Boulder Highway is closed between Galleria Drive and Sunset Road for the investigation.


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