UPDATE: Man struck, killed while crossing Tropicana, near Paradise

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on Tropicana Avenue near Paradise Road early Tuesday morning.

According to Metro Police, the man, who appeared to be between 30 to 40 years old, was hit by a Nissan Rogue just before 4 a.m. as he attempted to cross near Kelch Drive outside of a marked crosswalk.

The westbound lanes of Tropicana were closed for several hours as police investigated the crash.

The pedestrian was declared dead at the scene, according to police.

The driver of the Nissan Rogue, a 65-year-old woman, remained on the scene and did not show any signs of impairment, police said.

The crash remains under investigation.

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