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Flamingo closed at Rainbow after pedestrian struck

Police are investigating a crash involving a vehicle and pedestrian Friday morning in the western Las Vegas Valley.

The crash was reported just before 8:40 a.m. at West Flamingo Road and South Rainbow Boulevard, according to a Metropolitan Police Department Twitter account.

The victim was taken to University Medical Center.

Flamingo is closed in both directions.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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