LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — UPDATE: 5/27, 3:25 p.m. — The Clark County Coroner identified Michelle Lynn Delbosque, 47, as the woman who died after a truck struck her near Washington and Pecos Tuesday night. Her death was ruled accidental, caused by multiple blunt force injuries.
UPDATE: A woman who was hit by a truck on Tuesday night has died, according to Metro police. The woman, who was not identified but described between the ages of 60 and 70, died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center after she was hit on Washington Avenue Tuesday night. The death is the 53rd traffic-related fatality in the Metro’s jurisdiction (Original story appears below.)
LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A woman suffered “life-threatening injuries” when she was struck by a truck as she crossed Washington Avenue Tuesday night, Metro police said.
Police say the driver of the truck, which is described as a Dodge and possibly black in color, left the scene of the crash.
The crash was reported around 8:36 p.m.
According to police, the woman was in a marked crosswalk when she was struck by the truck which was headed eastbound on Washington near the intersection of Lena Street, just west of Pecos Road.
The woman, who is believed to be between 60 to 70 years old, was transported to Sunrise Hospital.