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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run accident on Maryland Parkway

A 53-year-old man was killed Tuesday night in a hit-and-run collision in the eastern valley.

Las Vegas police said the man was crossing Maryland Parkway just north of Desert Inn Road about 9:40 p.m. when he was struck by a dark sedan traveling south. The sedan then drove off.

The man, who was not in a marked crosswalk when he was struck, died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center.

Anyone with information on the sedan is urged to call the Traffic Bureau at 702-828-4341. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com. The county coroner’s office will identify the man.

Contact reporter Mike Blasky at mblasky@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0283.

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