UPDATE: Woman fatally struck by car in North Las Vegas identified

UPDATE APRIL 5: The Clark County Coroner identified 43-year-old Tanya Marie Fischer from Las Vegas as the woman who was hit and killed by the SUV.

ORIGINAL STORY

Around 9:14 p.m. on March 29, North Las Vegas Police Department officers arrived at the scene of a crash involving a vehicle and a female pedestrian on North Las Vegas Boulevard and McCarran Street.

The 43-year-old woman hit by the car was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver of the vehicle was there when officers arrived.

Interactive Map: Pedestrians killed in crashes in Las Vegas valley in 2018

A preliminary investigation suggests that a light-colored Hyundai SUV was traveling northbound on Las Vegas Boulevard when it struck the woman. The driver of the SUV was not injured and remained at the scene.

Police are still investigating the speed of the SUV and are going through surveillance video from nearby businesses.

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