UPDATE: A woman who was struck by a shuttle bus Tuesday night in downtown Las Vegas has died. The original story, which appears below, has been modified to reflect that the pedestrian was a woman.
LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A 70-year-old California woman was critically injured after she was struck by a shuttle bus in downtown Las Vegas Tuesday evening.
The incident happened at 10:45 p.m. at the intersection of 1st Street and Ogden Avenue.
According to Metro police, the woman was in a crosswalk on Ogden when she was hit by a shuttle bus making a left turn from 1st to Ogden. The 45-year-old driver stayed on the scene and didn’t show signs of impairment.
The woman was transported to University Medical Center for treatment.
The crash is under investigation.