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Man's Body Discovered Near Blue Diamond Road

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LAS VEGAS -- Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating the discovery of a 29-year-old man's body in a ditch off Blue Diamond Road about 10 a.m. Friday.

Blue Diamond Road was closed between Cimarron Road and Durango Drive for several hours while troopers investigated.

Nevada Highway Patrol trooper Loy Hixson said the man was last seen just before 4 a.m. walking near Blue Diamond and Durango Drive near a convenience store.

Hixson said the man appears to be the victim of a hit-and-run. A description of the vehicle is not yet available.

 

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