Fatal Pedestrian Accident near Flamingo
On Saturday afternoon, an unidentified man in his 60s was hit and killed by a vehicle in Las Vegas.
The incident took place on December 11th at the intersection of Flamingo Road and Palos Verdes Street.
Police reported that just after 5:30 p.m., a Toyota Camry struck the man.
It was also reported that the man was crossing against the pedestrian signal and outside of the marked crosswalk.
The man was transported to Sunrise Hospital where he unfortunately succumbed to his injuries.
The involved driver, a 22-year-old woman, stopped at the scene and was fully cooperative with authorities.
An active investigation is underway.
Tips for pedestrians:
- Always be aware of your surroundings
- Avoid distractions (use of headphones, cell phone)
- Obey traffic laws & signals
- Always use crosswalk