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Man killed crossing Flamingo Road

Posted at 5:35 AM, Aug 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-19 20:55:40-04

A man was killed crossing a street shortly before 11:30 p.m. Thursday.

It happened on Flaming Road, approximately 25 feet east of Tamarus Street.

According to witnesses, the man was crossing Flamingo outside of a crosswalk when he was hit by a Nissan that was traveling eastbound on Flamingo Road.

The driver of the Nissan stayed on the scene and is cooperating with police.

This is the 67th traffic-related fatality in Las Vegas for 2016.

The deceased will be identified by the Clark County coroner after relatives have been notified.