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Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in central Las Vegas

Updated December 17, 2018 - 3:08 pm

A 60-year-old man was hit by a car and killed Sunday night in the central valley, Las Vegas police said.

The crash happened at about 10:22 pm on Swenson Street just north of the intersection with Twain Avenue, according to a Metropolitan Police Department news release. A 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier northbound on Swenson hit the man, who was attempting to cross outside the marked crosswalk.

The man was taken to Sunrise Hospital, where he died. according to the release.

The driver of the vehicle, 23-year-old Korinne Bubb, remained at the collision and didn’t display any signs of impairment, police said.

The Clark County coroner’s office will release the man’s identity after his family is notified.

Contact Mike Shoro at mshoro@reviewjournal.com or 702-387-5290. Follow @mike_shoro on Twitter. Staff writer Mia Sims contributed to this report.

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