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Pedestrian killed after crash between vehicles

Posted at 4:42 AM, Dec 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-15 11:32:35-05

A pedestrian was killed on Wednesday afternoon as the result of a crash between two vehicles.

It happened around 5:12 p.m. Police say that a Chrysler PT Cruiser was turning left from westbound Vegas Valley Drive to southbound Cabana Drive when it turned in front of a Chevrolet Silverado truck.

The truck hit the car and was redirected onto a sidewalk. The truck hit a pedestrian and then hit a wall.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Another car was also hit by debris.

All of the drivers stayed on scene. This is the 130th-traffic related fatality in Las Vegas for the year. The coroner will release the name of the deceased after relatives notified.