36°F
weather icon Clear
app-logo
RJ App
Vegas News, Alerts, ePaper

Pedestrian killed in east Las Vegas crash

A woman has died after she was hit by a car in east Las Vegas, police said Friday.

The 60-year-old pedestrian was outside of a crosswalk when she crossed South Lamb Boulevard near Boulder Highway around 7:10 p.m. Wednesday and was hit by a 2001 Kia Sportage, according to a statement from the Metropolitan Police Department.

The driver, a 58-year-old man, stayed at the scene and police said he did not show any signs of impairment.

The pedestrian was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center where she died.

Contact Mark Credico at mcredico@reviewjournal.com. Follow him on Twitter @MarkCredicoII.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
Metro asks residents to avoid northeast Las Vegas desert area

Las Vegas police are urging residents to avoid a northeast Las Vegas desert area has been the scene of several recent violent crimes, especially at night.