North Las Vegas Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.
The crash happened just after 6:30 a.m. Tuesday on Owens Avenue west of Main Street, according to North Las Vegas Police.
The initial investigation shows a driver in a pickup was traveling westbound on Owens when they struck the man crossing the street.
Police say it’s believed the pedestrian was in the crosswalk, but they are working to confirm that with physical evidence that was at the scene.
Owens was closed for several hours while police investigated Tuesday.
***Breaking*** The NLVPD is working a fatal auto pedestrian accident on Owens just west of Main Street. Please avoid the area if possible and find alternate routes to work. NLVPD PIO is enroute for media.— NLVPD (@NLVPD) March 12, 2019