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Woman dead after crash in west Las Vegas

Posted: 9:10 AM, Feb 07, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-07 14:27:11-05
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LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — UPDATE 11:25 A.M.

Both directions of Decatur Boulevard are now open following a deadly crash in the area around 6 a.m.

UPDATE 11:00 A.M.

Authorities say there is still police-activity on Decatur Boulevard south of Alta Drive. Decatur northbound is now open, southbound is still closed.

ORIGINAL STORY

Police say a women is dead after being hit by a vehicle near Decatur Boulevard and Alta Drive just before 6 a.m.

The intersection has been closed for several hours and police say it will remain closed for several more.

The woman was in a crosswalk but crossed against the light, according to officers.

Police say the driver is cooperating and suffered no injuries.

This is the 12th deadly vehicle crash of the year.