Man hit, killed by car on I-15 northbound

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A man is dead after running onto I-15 Thursday morning near the Desert Inn overpass causing the freeway northbound lanes to be closed for three hours.

According to Nevada Highway Patrol, witnesses saw the man walking along the eastside of the freeway looking at traffic before he darted into the lanes.

The man was pronounced dead on the scene. The freeway was closed between Sahara Avenue and Spring Mountain Road while NHP investigated. 

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