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65-year-old pedestrian dead in hit-and-run crash

Posted at 11:13 AM, Mar 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-05 14:13:56-05

Las Vegas police are seeking a driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a 65-year-old pedestrian dead early Saturday morning.
Authorities say the collision happened just after midnight Saturday near the intersection of Bonanza Road and 30th Street.

The man was not in a crosswalk when he was struck and died at the scene. His identity will be released by the Clark County coroner.
The driver took off and did not stop to render aid. The suspect vehicle is described as an orange Chevrolet Camaro or Acura. Police say the car would have damage to its right front and hood.
Police say the incident marks the 21st traffic-related death in Las Vegas so far this year.