Las Vegas man dies in crash while attempting to cross East Flamingo Road

Posted at 6:23 PM, Dec 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-12 11:40:27-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police are investigating a deadly crash involving a pedestrian near Flamingo Road and Palos Verdes Street.

Police responded to the crash shortly after 5:30 p.m. on Saturday night.

Authorities say a 64-year-old man was attempting to cross Flamingo Road outside of a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a Toyota Camry.

Flamingo Road was closed at Palos Verdes while authorities investigated the crash.

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The driver did not show signs of impairment, according to police.

The pedestrian's death marks the 141st traffic-related fatality in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's jurisdiction in 2021.