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Man struck by tractor-trailer on Las Vegas Blvd.

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A tractor-trailer struck a pedestrian near downtown Las Vegas Friday, prompting a roadway closure.

According to Nevada Highway Patrol, a man was hit in the southbound lanes of Las Vegas Boulevard near Bonanza Road about 12:40 p.m.

A spokesperson with NHP said the pedestrian, who had a beer in his hand at the time, was rushed to University Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

All lanes were blocked following the incident but were expected to be reopened just before 2 p.m.

There were no other injuries reported.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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