LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A California woman was struck and killed by a car Thursday night in the northeast part of the valley near the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
It happened around 6:19 p.m. at Tropical Parkway and Hollywood Boulevard.
Las Vegas Metro police said the 47-year-old woman was standing in the southbound lane of Hollywood assisting a semi-truck backing out of a gravel access road when a Nissan Versa headed south on Hollywood struck the woman.
The woman, who will be identified by the Clark County Coroner’s office, was transported to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Nissan, a 41-year-old man, remained at the scene and didn’t show signs of impairment, police said.
The pedestrian’s death is the 118th traffic-related fatality in Metro’s jurisdiction for 2022.