LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – A 40-year-old man attempting to cross a road was hit and killed in the southwest Las Vegas valley, according to police.
It happened shortly before 9 p.m. Thursday on Warm Springs Road near Rainbow Boulevard. Several people called 911 stating they saw the pedestrian lying on the ground. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to Las Vegas Metropolitan police, the pedestrian was not in a marked crosswalk on Warm Springs when he was struck by a Ford F150 pickup truck.
The driver of the truck remained on the scene and was given Field Sobriety Tests but did not show signs of impairment, police said.
The man was identified as Yans Luis Zayas Serrano, 40 of Las Vegas. His cause of death is still pending and will be released by the Clark County coroner’s office. He is the 46th traffic-related fatality in Metro’s jurisdiction for 2023.
The crash remains under investigation.