Pedestrian Dies in Fatal Crash

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that killed a female pedestrian at Lake Mead Boulevard and North Pecos Road at 11:00 p.m. Friday evening.

Metro says evidence at the scene and witness statements indicate a 1993 Cadillac was traveling northbound on Pecos Road in the right travel lane south of Lake Mead. A pedestrian was attempting to cross Pecos from the east to west outside of a marked crosswalk.

The pedestrian was struck by the Cadillac was pronounced dead on scene.

This collision was the 75th traffic related fatality in LVMPD's jurisdiction this year.


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