LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Henderson police said the man who was shot by police Monday morning on Eastern Avenue near St. Rose Parkway has died.

That intersection is closed to traffic and Eastern is closed from Ione Road to St. Rose Pkwy and St. Rose Pkwy. is closed from Jeffreys St. to Coronado Center. Drivers should avoid the area and expect traffic delays. Police have not given any indication when the roads might reopen.

The shooting happened around 6:55 a.m. in the 10000 block of South Eastern. According to a news release from Henderson Police Department, a suspect who was not compliant with officers, fled on foot and then shot at police resulting in police returning fire.

Officer Alan Olvera said the suspect was transported to a local hospital and died. One officer who was injured during the shooting was also transported to a hospital. Police said the officer is in stable condition.

Olvera said it is not known, at this time, why the suspect was in the area.

“This is early in the investigation. It’s active and ongoing,” he said.

Police are asking people to avoid the area and to expect traffic delays and detours.

This is the second officer-involved shooting for Henderson Police in 2022.

Police said they are looking to talk with anyone who might have witnessed the shooting or had more information. Those people can call Henderson police at (702) 267-4750.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.