UPDATE: Pedestrian dies after being struck by NLVPD patrol vehicle

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NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A pedestrian died after being struck by a North Las Vegas Police Department patrol (NLVPD) vehicle Wednesday night. The incident occurred around 9:52 p.m.

Metro and NLVPD conducted the incident investigation, with the former taking the lead.

The patrol unit was responding to a call of service, driving southbound on Las Vegas Boulevard toward Lake Mead, when the collision occurred. Police say the man, believed to be in his 30s, was crossing from the east sidewalk to the west sidewalk outside of a marked crosswalk.

He succumbed to his injuries at UMC Trauma.

The Clark County Coroner will release the pedestrian’s name, as well as cause and manner of death, at a later time.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call NLVPD at 702-633-9111. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or on their website.

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