LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– Las Vegas police are investigating a crash near W. Washington Ave & Down Way Thursday night.
Police responded to the scene shortly after 6 p.m. for a motor vehicle crash involving an SUV and a pedestrian.
The victim, the 48-year-old male, was taken to an area hospital in critical condition.
A preliminary investigation showed that the pedestrian was crossing Washington Avenue outside of a marked crosswalk, police said.
Neither of the occupants in the Kia Sorento sustained any injuries.
The accident remains under investigation by the LVMPD Traffic Bureau.
This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.