LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are investigating a hit-and-run crash after a man was killed Tuesday night near Decatur Boulevard and Harmon Avenue.
The crash was reported at 8:48 p.m. by a witness.
According to Metro police, the victim was a 70-year-old man who was crossing Decatur outside of a marked crosswalk, just south of the intersection with Harmon.
Police said the hit-and-run vehicle has been described as a Dodge or Ram pickup truck that is gray in color and has front-end damage.
The man’s death is the 50th traffic-related fatality in Metro’s jurisdiction this year. The victim’s identity will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.
Anyone with information on the crash is urged to contact Metro’s Collision Investigation Section at (702) 828-3786 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.