Pedestrian Fatally Injured in Las Vegas Accident on Paradise Road
LAS VEGAS, NV (May 6, 2019) – A 75-year-old man sustained fatal injuries after a pedestrian crash in Las Vegas on Tuesday, April 23.
According to the police, the accident occurred around 9:30 a.m., on Paradise Road. Dispatchers arrived just south of Elvis Presley Boulevard soon after.
Paramedics transported the unidentified pedestrian to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center due to the extent of his condition. He eventually succumbed to his injuries, and was later pronounced dead.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as a 26-year-old Las Vegas man. He remained unharmed. He also stayed on scene and showed no signs of impairment.
According to reports, the pedestrian crossed a street outside of a marked crosswalk at the time of the collision.
Furthermore, the incident still currently remains under investigation. No further update has been released at this time. The surrounding area was closed for a brief time while crews worked to clean the scene.
We at Sweet Law Group offer our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the man killed in this tragic incident. Wishing them strength and support during this very trying time.
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