UPDATE: Man killed in hit-and-run near Spring Mountain, Wynn identified; police search for suspect

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Clark County Coroner identified Heyin Fang, 72, as the pedestrian hit and killed near Spring Mountain and Wynn roads on Sunday. His death was ruled accidental, caused by blunt force injuries sustained in the crash.

Metro is still searching for the suspect in the hit-and-run.

Police say Fang walked into the roadway to take a picture of some businesses when the vehicle involved, a silver 2005 Toyota Highlander, hit him. He was transported to UMC Trauma, and police were notified several hours later that he had died.

The driver fled the scene east on Spring Mountain. The vehicle has damage to its front right.

Fang’s death marks the 72nd traffic-related fatality in LVMPD’s jurisdiction for 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro’s Hit and Run section at (702) 828-4060. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or leave a tip on their website.

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