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Police Search for Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

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LAS VEGAS -- A 49-year-old woman is dead after a vehicle struck her and fled the scene of the accident Thursday night.

The crash happened shortly before 9 p.m. near Nellis Boulevard and Cedar Avenue. Police say the woman was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk, when a white four-door sedan hit her. She died before emergency crews could transport her to the hospital.

Police say the white sedan continued north on Nellis Boulevard without stopping. Anyone with information about this crash is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

The Clark County Coroner's Office will identify the woman once next of kin have been notified.

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