Teen Dies in Auto-Pedestrian Accident

LAS VEGAS --  Las Vegas police say a 17-year-old man is dead after being struck by a car near Sahara Avenue and Decatur Boulevard.

Police say the teen was crossing Sahara with another teenager when they were both hit by a Honda Accord. Police say the teens were crossing the street outside the crosswalk.

The 17-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. The second teen was transported to University Medical Center with minor injuries.

Police say the crash was caused from jaywalking.


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