68-Year-Old Man Struck and Killed on Rancho Drive
Las Vegas, NV (April 03, 2021) – On Thursday, a 68-year-old man died in a tragic hit-and-run crash on Rancho Drive.
The fatal accident took place minutes before 8:30 p.m. near Vegas Drive, at the Riverside Drive intersection.
Apparently, the victim was in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a northbound sedan.
Unfortunately, the man was knocked out of the crosswalk and was struck by a second vehicle.
The sedan driver immediately fled after the crash but the driver of the second vehicle remained at the scene.
Meanwhile, officers said that the second driver cooperated and did not display any signs of impairment.
Rescuers rushed the pedestrian to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
Officers closed Rancho Drive to traffic between Washington Avenue and Vegas Drive for several hours as they investigated.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family of the deceased. We are with you through these trying times.
Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on Rancho Drive
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