UPDATE: Man killed while rollerblading near Boulder City identified

Police have confirmed that the man who was hit by a truck on the U.S. 95 near Boulder City died Wednesday night.

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Officers say the man was walking in the second traffic lane of the U.S. 95, seven miles south of the Interstate 11 interchange when he was struck around 8:22 p.m. The Nevada Highway Patrol says he was rollerblading when he was hit.

The Clark County coroner identified him as 25-year-old Tadesse Samelson. 

The driver of the red truck was driving at the 75 miles per hour speed limit when the crash occurred and showed no signs of impairment.

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