Pedestrian Dies in Crash Near Martin Luther King and Carey

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a car and a pedestrian on Martin Luther King Boulevard between Carey Avenue and Lake Mead Boulevard.

According to police, the crash happened just before 7 p.m. Friday night at Martin Luther King and Bartlett Avenue. A 60-year-old man was crossing northbound Martin Luther King, when a Chrysler struck him.

The pedestrian was inside a marked crosswalk at the time of the accident. The man was transported to University Medical Center, where he died a short time later.

Police have not indicated if the driver of the Chrysler will be cited and/or arrested.


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