UPDATE: 70-year-old pedestrian killed in NE valley crash

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A 70-year-old man is dead after a crash involving a vehicle in the northeast Valley. The incident occurred around 3:19 p.m. at the intersection of Owens Avenue and Eastern Avenue.

According to police, the pedestrian was crossing Eastern Avenue south of the intersection with Owens. That’s when a 1991 Ford F-150 hit the pedestrian, forcing him to the ground.

Police say the pedestrian was taken to UMC Trauma, where they later died.

The driver of the F-150 remained at the scene and did not display any signs of impairment, according to police. Police also say speed does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

This crash is still under investigation.

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